AFTD to Convene Families Affected by Rare Brain Disease

Posted on Monday, January 27th, 2014

The Association for Frontotemporal Degeneration (AFTD), a national nonprofit based in Philadelphia, will hold its 2014 Education Conference and Annual Meeting at the Crowne Plaza in White Plains on Friday, March 14.  The conference begins at 10 a.m. and concludes at 6 p.m. with a social reception to follow.  Dr. Edward Huey, assistant professor in the departments of psychiatry and neurology at Columbia University, will give an overview of FTD as well as speak about trends and development in the field of FTD research.  Robert Bazell, former NBC Chief Science and Medical Correspondent, will give the keynote address.  Click here for the full release.