Penn Frontotemporal Degeneration Center Gift Fund
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2017 FTD Caregiver Conference

Date: Friday, May 12, 2017
The Penn Frontotemporal Degeneration Center invites you to attend a day-long conference for caregivers of persons with FTD and related conditions such as ALS and Corticobasal Degeneration. This conference is open to family caregivers, health professionals, scientists, students and others with an interest in FTD. This conference will include presentations by Dr. Murray Grossman and a team of experts in the field of FTD.
Smilow Center for Translational Research
3400 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104

For more information, contact Christine Ray at or (215) 349-5873

Traveling to the conference from out of town?

2016 FTD Caregiver Conference Fast Facts
The 2016 FTD Caregiver Conference was held on Friday, May 20, 2016. Here are some interesting facts about last year's conference:
  • Number of people in attendance: 200
  • First time attendees: 56%
  • Number of states represented: 17
  • Attendees who were current or past caregivers: 46%
  • Would recommend the Caregiver Conference to others: 99%
  • Increase from 2015 conference: 104 more attendees
  • Returning attendees: 44%
  • Farthest traveled: 2,492 miles (from Las Vegas, NV)
  • Attendees who learned about the conference from the Penn FTD Center Newsletter: 19%
  • Rated the warmth and helpfulness of the Penn FTD Center Staff as "Excellent": 81%
Event details
2017 FTD Caregiver Conference
05/12/2017 08:00 AM
There is no mandatory registration fee but your donation helps ensure the future of this important conference.
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