41st Annual Meeting: April 6 - 9, 2019
April 6: Washington State Convention Center, Seattle, Washington
April 7 - 9: Hyatt Regency, Bellevue, Washington
The SIMD meeting will be held April 6-9, 2019, featuring:
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  • A joint session in Seattle, WA with the ACMG featuring:
    • "You took the call from the Department of Health. What now?" (Sat, Apr 6)
    • "Could this really be metabolic? Dysmorphic features of IEMs" (Sat, Apr 6)
    and another session the same day, of paticular interest to SIMD mmbers:
    • "Phenotypes of 'Single' Gene Disorders Are Complex Traits" (Sat, Apr 6)
  • Novel IEMs and treatments
  • Challenges in Organ Transplantation for IEMs including a panel discussion on Treatment decisions when the data are not clear and the treatments are not trivial
  • Diagnosis of IEMs: Complementary use of Genomics and Metabolomics
  • IEMs - Qualify improvements of patient care
  • Nutrition treatment challenges of VLCAD deficiency
  • Eye in IEMs
  • Best of the submitted abstracts talks
  • Travel award winners presentations
  • Posters will be displayed for the entire meeting allowing their view during breaks and an Attended Poster Session
  • Exhibits from top IEM companies
  • A satellite session on Cerebral Creatine Deficiency Syndromes  hosted with the Association for Creatine Deficiencies.

We will have a Contributed paper session featuring the abstracts of our travel award winners, and the opportunity to hear and support the next generation of SIMD contributors and members. As in the past, young trainees can apply for travel awards. CME and CEU credits will also be available.

Hyatt Regency Bellevue: Discover a Fashionable Bellevue Hotel on Seattle's Eastside. With its small-town charm and big city convenience, Bellevue, Washington is a modern oasis with endless activities and cultural attractions sprinkled in. Visitors will enjoy the natural beauty and scenery- from mountains to lakes- and the abundance of outdoor recreation. Located 9 miles from downtown Seattle, Hyatt Regency Bellevue connects you to world-class shopping, dining, and major corporate headquarters, including Microsoft. See more here.

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Gerard Berry,  Program Chair
Bruce Barshop, SIMD Secretariat