Meetings

XI-th World Conference

08-Nov-2022 , 37 days to start. It lasts until 13-Nov-2022.
The World Federation of CdLS Support , Fundación CdLS COLOMBIA
22 supporters

    

To continue to educate the world in the management of orphan diseases such as Cornelia de lange and associated diagnoses.

Every life has a purpose

To contribute to the proper understanding of orphan diseases by shortening the pathways to early diagnosis. To be consistent with the motto of the event: "Every Life Has a Purpose".

We need experts!

To draw the attention of decision makers to strengthen the proposal for the  in Colombia of a Reference Centre for patients with Cornelia de Lange under the guidelines of Clinical Management for patients with Cdls.

We want to be seen!

To promote the construction of a Social Fabric that speaks of the culture of Inclusion and allows that Disability does not have barriers such as Bullying and rejection.



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Speakers and Supporters

COLOMBIA
COLOMBIA
COLOMBIA

Dr. Shokery Awallada


Endocrinólogo Pediatra


GERMANY
GERMANY
GERMANY

Prof. Dr. Frank Kaiser


Frank is (MD) Molecular Genetics of the International Scientific Advisory Council (SAC), Frank is Molekulare Genetik of the Universität Duisburg-Essen, Universitätsklinikum Essen, Frank is (MD) wissenschaftliche Beirat of the Arbeitskreis Cornelia de Lange Syndrom e.V. 

Since 2013, he has been Professor of Functional Genetics and Human Genetics at the Institute of Human Genetics at the University of Lübeck. In addition to genetic and functional analysis in the field of cohesinopathies (like Cornelia de Lange syndrome), the research of his research group focuses on molecular mechanisms in the area of genetic disorders and hereditary diseases

He studied biology at the Ruhr-University Bochum. In his doctorate and postdoctoral studies at the Institute of Human Genetics in Essen, he performed functional analysis of the transcription factor TRPS1. 


COLOMBIA
COLOMBIA
COLOMBIA

Dr. Ignacio Zarante


Genetist. President of the Colombian Association of Medical Geneticists


COLOMBIA
COLOMBIA
COLOMBIA

Dr. Fernando Suárez


Director of the Institute of Human Genetics of the Javeriana University and Geneticist of the Roosevelt Institute.


SPAIN
SPAIN
SPAIN

Lic. Eduardo V. Brignani Pérez


Eduardo V. is Psicología of the Asociación Española Síndrome de Cornelia de Lange (AESCdL)

Psicólogo licenciado por la UCA de Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Equipo de Apoyo de Cdls España.


UNITED STATES
UNITED STATES
UNITED STATES

M.D. Tonie Kline


Tonie is Clinical Genetics of the Greater Baltimore Medical Center, Tonie is Medical Director of the CdLS Foundation USA, Contact Us, Tonie is MD, Director of Pediatric Genetics, Harvey Institute for Human Genetics, of the Greater Baltimore Medical Center, Tonie is Medical Director of the International Scientific Advisory Council (SAC)

Tonie's areas of expertise include evaluation of multiple birth defects and/or developmental issues and interpretation of clinical testing results

She received her medical degree and postdoctoral training in medical genetics from Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA., and clinical cytogenetics and molecular training at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Md. 

She is also a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics and a Founding Fellow of the American College of Medical Genetics. 


COLOMBIA
COLOMBIA
COLOMBIA

Dra. Carolina Cárdenas Vargas


Carolina is Especialista en Neuropsicología  of the Fundación CdLS COLOMBIA

Especialista en Neuropsicología Magister en Enfermedades raras.
Neuropsicóloga Fundación IDEAl Universidad Javeriana.


NETHERLANDS
NETHERLANDS
NETHERLANDS

Dr. Paul Mulder


Paul is Behavioural Psychology of the International Scientific Advisory Council (SAC), Paul is SAC member of the Vereniging Cornelia de Lange syndroom, Paul is orthopedagoog of the Lentis Psychiatric Institute

Paul specialises in assessment of children and adults with severe and complex autism spectrum disorders, especially supportive communication, social-emotional functioning, sensory information processing and cognitive development in children and adolescents with autism spectrum disorders

He is behavioural specialist at Autism Team Northern-Netherlands, Jonx, the child- and adolescent psychiatry service of Lentis Psychiatric Institute in Groningen. 

He did his PhD on "Cognition, self-injury and autism in Cornelia de Lange Syndrome: their mutual relationships and genetic background.” 


COLOMBIA
COLOMBIA
COLOMBIA

Dra. Sandra Yaneth Ospina


Sandra is Genetista Pediatra Catedrática of the Fundación CdLS COLOMBIA

Genetista Pediatra Catedrática de la Universidad Nacional de Colombia Coordinadora comité de enfermedades huérfanas de la Asociación Colombiana de Sociedades Científicas


COLOMBIA
COLOMBIA
COLOMBIA

Dra. Erika Torres


Erika is Fonoaudióloga Maestría en Psicología of the Fundación CdLS COLOMBIA

Fonoaudióloga Maestría en Psicología, inclusión y Discapacidad desarrollando habilidades y capacidades Diversas.
Directora del Grupo de Apoyo a las Familias Cdls en Colombia.


UNITED KINGDOM
UNITED KINGDOM
UNITED KINGDOM

Dr. Peter Gillett


Peter is Gastroenterology of the Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Edinburgh, Peter is (MD) Gastroenterology of the International Scientific Advisory Council (SAC)

Peter's training was in Newcastle and Edinburgh and the Children’s Hospital in Vancouver and took up his current post in 2001. His interests are coeliac disease, upper GI and small bowel disorders, endoscopy and constipation and its improved management, informatics, education and engagement with colleagues and families to make holistic management more consistent and responsive.

He established the SE Scotland regional paediatric coeliac service in 2001 and has been an Advisor to Coeliac UK for over 10 years and sits on their Health Advisory Council. He was a member of the Scottish Government Group developing the Gluten-Free Food Service and was a member of the NICE Coeliac Disease NG20 group, currently chairs the BSPGHAN Coeliac working group and co-leads the Scottish Government new coeliac strategy which aims to provide optimal diagnostics and ongoing management for patients with CdLS.


SPAIN
SPAIN
SPAIN

Dr. Feliciano Ramos


Feliciano is (MD) Pediatrician - Clinical Genetics of the International Scientific Advisory Council (SAC), Feliciano is Pediatra - Genética Clínica of the University Hospital Lozano Blesa in Zaragoza, Feliciano is Director medico, Genetica of the Asociación Española Síndrome de Cornelia de Lange (AESCdL)

He is a Paediatrician and Clinical Geneticist (ABMG-USA Certified) working at the University Hospital “Lozano Blesa” in Zaragoza, Spain, were he is the Chief of the Unit of Clinical Genetics at the Service of Paediatrics. He is Full Professor of Paediatrics and the Chairman of the Department of Paediatrics at the University of Zaragoza Medical School. He has been working in CdLS since 2004. He is the Coordinator of Spain´s National Reference Center in CdLS. 



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