A great initiative being organised Dr. Michael Wright and Dr. Melita Irving.
The first Newcastle Achondroplasia Symposium on 20th and 21st September 2014
This event is being hosted jointly by Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals, Newcastle University, the Evelina Children’s Hospital and the Restricted Growth Association (RGA) and has been sponsored by the British Medical Association and the Skeletal Dysplasia Group.
This an exciting opportunity to meet and discuss healthcare provision with doctors and other healthcare professionals from hospitals with a particular interest in providing services for people with achondroplasia.
The aim is to develop guidelines to help improve the health services that are available for all people with achondroplasia.
The symposium will be held at the Institute of Genetic Medicine, Centre for Life, Newcastle upon Tyne.
See here for more information on Restricted Growth Association.