Saturday, August 29th, 2015

UAB and the Children’s Tumor Foundation are hosting this free event. Breakfast and lunch will be provided. Childcare will also be available; the Homewood Library will be sponsoring fun and educational activity stations. Please let us know if you have accessibility requirements (e.g. captioning translation service). Contact Ashley Cannon to RSVP and for additional information or questions (email:, phone: 205-996-2916).

Event Schedule:

08:00-08:30am    Register/Breakfast
08:30-10:00am    Welcome/NF 101/Updates – Dr. Bruce Korf                                                     
10:00-10:30am    Break
10:30-11:00am    Clinical Trials Update – Dr. Alyssa Reddy
11:00-11:30am    Research Studies – Ashley Turner
11:30-12:00pm    Counseling Issues/Registry – Ashley Cannon
12:00-12:30pm    Pain Management – Dr. James Weisberg
12:30-01:30pm    Lunch / Patient and Family Roundtable
01:30-02:00pm    Advocacy, Fundraising, Upcoming Events – Renie Moss


Finley Conference Center
Kaul Human Genetics Building
720 20th Street South
Birmingham, AL 35233