Meeting 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome
We would like to invite you for the meeting entitled ‘Current insights in somatics within the 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome’. The 22q11.2 deletion syndrome is the most common microdeletion syndrome. The meeting will focus on the most recent insights and current research questions involved in this syndrome.
More information about the meeting
The 22q11.2 deletion syndrome is characterized by broad phenotypic heterogeneity, which includes both psychologic and somatic aspects. During the meeting the latest insights on somatics of patients with the 22q11.2 deletion syndrome are shared. Moreover, together with the patient society, we will discuss the current research questions regarding this vulnerable group of patients.
Practical informationDate and time
January 23, 2020
09.30 am - 2.30 pm
Free of charge
The meeting takes place at UMC Utrecht in the Auditorium Q-building. Follow route Q from the main entrance of the UMC Utrecht. When you arrive at the Q-building, the route to the Auditorium will be indicated with signs.
UMC Utrecht address:
3584 CX Utrecht
|09.00 - 09.30|
|09.30 - 09.35|
|09.35 - 10.00|
What's new with 22q11.2DS, an overview of samtics in 22q11.2DS
|10.00 - 10.20|
Multidisciplinary approach and holistic care in 22q11.2DS: from infancy to adolescence
|10.20 - 10.40|
Medical outcomes in adults with 22q11.2DS
|10.45 - 11.15|
|11.15 - 11.35|
Velocardiofacial syndrome; the role of the plastic surgeon
|11.35 - 11.55|
Where Psychiatry and Orthopedics meet
|12.00 - 13.00||Lunch break|
|13.00 - 13.25|
The 22q11.2 deletion syndrome as a model for idiopathic scoliosis
|13.25 - 13.30||Brainstorm session|
|13.30- 13.45||Current somatic research questions a perspective from parents|
|13.45 - 14.30||Discussion on the current somatic research questions, how and where to answer them?|
|14.30 - 15.00||End of the meeting|
This meeting is sponsored by the Nationale Wetenschaps Agenda:
For more information or if you have any questions, please contact Jelle Homans.