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Midwest Rett Syndrome Foundation

Fully committed to improving the lives of all who live with Rett Syndrome

2009 Rett Syndrome Education Event

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Please join Gillette Children’s Specialty Healthcare and the Minnesota Rett Syndrome Research Association for a day of learning and connection for people living with Rett Syndrome, and their caregivers.

During this event we will be focused on:
Understanding conditions associated with Rett
Current and future research and care directives
The impact of pain among persons with Rett



Check in/Meet and Greet/Light Breakfast

8:45 Welcome to Gillette

Jason Kelecic, DPT


Assessing pain among persons with Rett

Raymond Tervo, MD,
Frank Symons, PhD,

Breanne J Byiers, BA

9:30-10:15 Understanding Seizures                Denise Leighty, RN, CNP
10:15-10:45 Break

Scoliosis: Background, Identification and Management

Sarah Gutknecht, DNP, RN, CNP              
11:30-12:15 Update on Rett Care and Research Art Beisang, MD


Join Us

Saturday, May 30th, 2009 8:00 a.m.

Gillette Lifetime Specialty Care Clinic
435 Phalen Boulevard

St. Paul, MN 55130