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Table 2 PMS experts participating in the 2018 PMSF International Family Conference summarizing their respective roles in the conference as well as current practice location

From: Bringing everyone to the table – findings from the 2018 Phelan-McDermid Syndrome Foundation International Conference

PMS ExpertLocationParticipation
Alex Kolevzon, MDClinical Director Seaver Autism Center
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
New York, New York, United States
Lecture: Clinical trials
Panel: Challenging behaviors & Clinical trials
Ann Neumeyer, MDMassachusetts General Hospital for Children
Clinical Director of the Lurie Center for Autism
Harvard Medical School
Lexington, Massachusetts, United States
Panel: Regression
Audrey Thurm, PhDNational Institutes of Health
Bethesda, Maryland, United States
Panel: Challenging behaviors
Catalina Betancur, MD, PhDINSERM
Paris, France
Panel: Genetics
Dean Hartley, PhDAutism Speaks
New York, New York, United States
Panel Moderator: Genetics
Eva Loth, PhDEU-AIMS
SFARI Investigator
Kings College London
London, United Kingdom
Panel: Challenging behaviors
Jimmy Holder, MD, PhDTexas Children’s Hospital
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, Texas, United States
Lecture: Epilepsy
Panel: Epilepsy
Joe Buxbaum, PhDSeaver Autism Center
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
New York, New York, United States
Lecture: Clnical trials
Panel: Clinical trials
Joe Horrigan, MDAMO Pharma
Wayne, Pennsylvania, United States
Panel: Epilepsy
Joe Bernstein, MD, PhDLucile Salter Packard Children’s Hospital
Stanford Medicine
Stanford, California, United States
Lecture: Regression
Panel: Regression & Genetics
Katy Phelan, PhDFlorida Cancer Specialists
Fort Myers, Florida, United States
Panel: Genetics
Kent Williams, MDNationwide Children’s
The Ohio State University College of Medicine
Columbus, Ohio, United States
Lecture: GI
Panel: GI
Latha Soorya, PhDRush Medical College
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Panel: Challenging behaviors
Liz Berry-Kravis, MD, PhDRush Medical College
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Panel: Clinical trials & challenging behaviors
Nathan Call, PhD, BCBA-DMarcus Autism Center
Emory University School of Medicine
Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Lecture: Challenging behaviors
Panel: Challenging behaviors
Pilar Magoulas, MS, CGCTexas Children’s Hospital
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, Texas, United States
Lecture: Genetics
Panel: Genetics
Ruth Ann Luna, PhDTexas Children’s Hospital
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, Texas, United States
Panel: GI
Siddharth Srivastava, MDBoston Children’s Hospital
Harvard Medical School
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Panel: Epilepsy
Tesi Kohlenberg, MDPMS Parent, MD
Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist
Panel Moderator: Regression
Yong-Hui Jiang, MD, PhDDuke University School of Medicine
Durham, North Carolina, United States
Panel: Genetics
Chris Winrow, PhDPMS Parent
Ironwood Pharmaceuticals
Panel Moderator: Sleep
Rob Ring, PhDAutos Consulting & Advisory Solutions
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Panel Moderator: Challenging behaviors
Bill Bennett, MD, MSIndiana University School of Medicine
PMS Parent
Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
Panel Moderator: GI
Abby Lievense LagunoffPMS Parent
Co-Organizer
 
Geraldine BlissPMS Parent
Co-Organizer
Panel moderator: Epilepsy
Craig Powell, MD, PhDCivitan International Research Center
University of Alabama Birmingham
Birmingham, Alabama, United States
Concluding remarks
Julie WessPMS ParentPollEverywhere Coordinator