Tuberous Sclerosis Alliance of India is organizing a Workshop to enhance knowledge about TSC. This workshop is targeted towards parents, caregivers and professionals associated with TSC. Participants will also get an opportunity to interact with eminent TSC experts from India and US.
The educational part of the workshop will cover:
- Understanding the various behaviour, cognitive , psychiatric and psychosocial difficulties arising out of TSC. TSC Associated Neuropsychiatric Disorders(TAND) is a term which brings the above difficulties under one umbrella. You will learn about TAND Checklist which is used as a screening tool for TAND.
- Understanding the various schemes and options available for Disability and Medical Insurance
- Understanding the importance of Vigabatrin in the treatment of TSC
The interactive part of the workshop will cover:
- A one on one session with Dr Darcy Krueger, Director, TSC Clinic Cincinnati, USA , on the latest and greatest in the world of TSC.
|09:30 AM – 10:00 AM||Registration|
|10:00 AM – 11:00 AM||Introduction to TAND||Ms Pavitra Desai|
|11:00 AM – 11:15 AM||Tea|
|11:15AM – 11:45AM||TAND Checklist||Ms Pavitra Desai|
|11:45AM – 12:30PM||Medical Insurance and Schemes||Mrs Shoba Srivastava|
|12:30 PM – 01:00 PM||Lunch|
|01:00 PM – 03:00 PM||TSC Treatments and Research||Dr Darcy Krueger|
|03:00 PM – 03:30 PM||Vigabatrin and TSC||Dr Pradnya Gadgil|
Hotel Suba International, Andheri(East), Mumbai
Registration fees are per person and cover all the sessions , lunch & tea and educational material.
The Tuberous Sclerosis Alliance of India(TSAI) is the only organization dedicated to TSC in India. We are run by a dedicated team of volunteers. We work closely with TS Alliance, USA and are a member of their Global Alliance Program and TSC International group. You can find more information at www.tsa-india.org.
For more information, please email us at email@example.com or contact Rohit Nath at 98507-09008 or Shoba Srivastava at 93232-02768 or Rahul Vipparthi at 98496-99871