Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Conference Announcement

THE FOCUS FOUNDATION is proud to present...
THE FIRST ANNUAL X & Y CHROMOSOME CONFERENCE
For children with X & Y Chromosome Variations, dyslexia and dyspraxia
Friday - Sunday
April 8-10 2011
Annapolis, MD


YEARS OF EXPERIENCE - Learning from the past, Focusing on the Future
-Clinically and Research Based Speakers
-Panel of Experts: Ask all your questions
-Innovative Techniques with Experience Help Address Common Problems with XXY, XXX and XYY
Topics will include:
· Bullying in the classroom
· Effects of T-shots on learning: 10 years later
· Children with Hidden Handicaps and their IEP
· Getting "In Sync" with your child
· Case studies on XXX
Bone health issues in children with these disorders

Some of our speakers will include...
-Pete Wright, Esq: Professor, author and attorney for children with special education needs.
-Carol Stock Kranowitz, M.A.: Author of several books and publications including "The Out-of-Sync Child" books.
-Dr. Carole Samango-Sprouse: Associate Professor of Pediatrics at G.W.U., Director of the NDC for Young Children
-Dr. Alan Rogol: Pediatric Endocrinology at the University of Virginia and Indiana University School of Medicine
-Dr. Kenneth Rosenbaum: Clinical Geneticist, Director of Prenatal Center at Children's National Medical Center
SEVERAL MORE TO BE CONFIRMED

** Registration in this conference includes 3 of Pete Wright's books at a $90 value!



ONLINE REGISTRATION will be available starting early next week, stay tuned for registration information. If you have any questions or inquiries, please feel free to contact sprousekids@yahoo.com
The conference will be held at the Doubletree Hotel Annapolis
Accommodations will also be held at the Doubletree Hotel Annapolis
210 Holiday Court, Annapolis, MD
Please request "The Focus Foundation" to receive a negotiated rate of $119 a night
Contact the hotel directly at: 410-224-3150
Fees and rooms will not be guaranteed after March 18th. The hotel will extend the group rate if requested and if rooms are available.

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