Southeastern Neurodegenerative Disease Conference (SEND)

Save the date: Sept. 27-29, 2018

Orlando, Florida (Lake Nona campus:

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The 1st Annual Southeastern Neurodegenerative Disease Conference (SEND) aims to stimulate collaborations among scientists in Florida, Georgia and Alabama who work on Alzheimer’s Disease, Parkinson’s Disease, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, frontotemporal dementias and Huntington’s Disease. It will also provide substantial opportunities for trainees to have both oral and poster presentations, with the goal of cross-recruitment across participating institutions.


Registration will open May 25 and continue through Sept. 10. A limited number of discounted hotel rooms are available for those who register by June 15. Lodging information will be sent along with confirmation of registration.

Abstract submissions

Abstract submission for both oral and poster presentations will open May 25 and submissions will be accepted through June 30.

Abstracts for a limited number of Hot Topics will open Sept. 1 and close Sept. 10.

Check back on May 25 for registration and abstract submission information.

Plenary speaker: David Holtzman, M.D.
Washington University department of neurology chairman

David Holtzman, M.D.