WORLDSymposium 2017 Patient Advocate Leader (PAL) Award

WORLDSymposium 2017 Patient Advocate Leader (PAL) Award was received by Christine Lavery, MBE on Thursday, February 16, 2017. Christine Lavery founded the United Kingdom (UK) Society for Mucopolysaccharide Diseases (MPS Society) in 1982 following the death of her firstborn son, Simon, from Hunter disease. More details.

WORLDSymposium 2017 Keynote Speakers

Elsa Shapiro, PhD, Delivered Keynote on Wednesday, February 15, 2017. Elsa Shapiro, PhD, is Professor of Pediatrics and Neurology in the Division of Pediatric Behavioral Neuroscience at the University of Minnesota. More details.

WORLDSymposium 2017 Roscoe O. Brady Award

WORLDSymposium 2017 Roscoe O. Brady Award was received by Konrad Sandhoff, PhD for Innovation and Accomplishment on Tuesday, February 14, 2017. Konrad Sandhoff completed his PhD in biochemistry in Munich. After early research in Munich, Israel and the USA, he became Professor of Biochemistry at the University of Bonn in 1979. More details.

WORLDSymposium 2017 Exhibitors

WORLDSymposium 2017 attracted over 25 Exhibitors offering a highly interactive forum for discussion of lysosomal diseases with international researchers and health care practitioners. More details.