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Educational & Scientific Symposium 2018

Wednesday, November 7, 2018
10:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Rush University Medical Center
1725 W Harrison St
Chicago, IL 60612

Please join us for the 8th Annual Educational & Scientific Symposium 

November 7, 2018 at Rush University Medical Center 


We are still in the midst of planning another amazing event! Please check back in later for more information. 



Thank you to all who attended the 7th Annual Educational & Scientific Symposium!

Recordings of the 2017 Expert Panel presentations are below


Lucie Bruijn, PhD., MBA, is The ALS Association Chief Research Scientist.

Click HERE to hear Lucie’s presentation on Advancing ALS Research


Raymond P. Roos, MD, Marjorie and Robert E. Straus Professor of Neurology, University of Chicago Medicine ALS Clinic, ALS Association Certified Treatment Center of Excellence Director

Click HERE to hear Dr. Roos’ presentation on Clinical Updates & New Treatments


Allen K. Sabey, PhD, LMFT, The Family Institute, Dr. John J.B. Morgan Clinical Research Fellow

Click HERE to hear Dr. Sabey’s presentation on Common Emotional Experiences  


Kellie Branch Dircks, MSW, LCSW, The ALS Association Greater Chicago Chapter Central Illinois Care Services Coordinator

Click HERE to hear Kellie’s presentation on the Alphabet Soup of Care


Click HERE to listen to the Q&A Session with the Expert Panel





Thank you to our 2017 sponsors!

2017 Symposium sponsor logos

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