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8th Annual National Conference – Saturday 14 November 2015

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Jasper Hotel, Melbourne

This conference on Creutzfeldt-Jacob disease (CJD) and other prion disease is for CJD family members, people at increased risk of developing CJD and health care professionals involved in patient care or infection prevention and control.

For CJD family members this is an opportunity to meet other families, share your stories and gain knowledge so that you can promote awareness in the community and amongst local health care professionals. We also welcome genetic family members or any families wanting more information on genetic testing to register for the genetic meeting on Friday 13th November. This conference is free for CJD families and friends.

Download conference registration form

The registration form can be downloaded filled in, saved and returned to us by email to:

On Sunday 15 November you are all welcome to join with members of the CJDSGN committee, researchers, staff of the ANCJDR and other family members to participate in the City to Sea by either running and walking in the 14km or 5km events. We will again be wearing our orange t-shirts with logo to promote awareness and also hope to raise money for prion research. We hope that many of you will join us for the whole weekend!