The Becker Education and Engagement Day (BEED) is an initiative that has been developed by Becker advocates, clinical sites, advocacy groups, and researchers to unite the Becker community. BEED aims to bring people together on December 2nd to learn about topics relevant to the Becker community, provide the latest research updates, and create an opportunity for those impacted by Becker to connect in person.
We hope you will join us!
Becker Education and Engagement Days will be held on December 2nd in four locations :
Please be aware that each individual attending will need to be registered separately
Clinical and Translational Science Building, Suite 2161
2004 Mowry Road
Gainesville, FL 32610
Welcome & Opening Remarks
Becker Muscular Dystrophy Overview
Becker Muscular Dystrophy Care Considerations
Cardiac and Respiratory Health
Muscle Health, Physical Therapy and Exercise
Becker Resource Toolkit
Living with Becker Muscular Dystrophy
Becker Clinical Trials Overview
Meeting the Becker Community's Needs
Mix & Mingle Reception
The agenda in all locations follows the same format and will be occurring at the same time. There will be a mix of local presentations and virtual content shared throughout the day. There will be moderated Q&A with speakers as well as time to connect with others in attendance, throughout the day. Full agenda and local event details will be shared with individuals upon registration. Food and refreshments will be provided.
tO CONFIRM ATTENDANCE, PLEASE REGISTER AS SOON AS POSSIBLE