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Sacramento, CA

(9:00 am - 4:00 pm PST)

UC Davis Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing

Betty Irene Moore Hall

2570 48th St

Sacramento CA 95817

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

Aurora, CO

(10:00 am - 5:00 pm MST)

Hyatt Regency Aurora

13200 E 14th

Aurora, CO 80011

Pittsburgh, PA

(12:00 pm - 7:00 pm EST)

John G. Rangos Sr. Research Center

4401 Penn Avenue

Conference Center - Floor 3

Pittsburgh, PA15224

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Gainesville, FL

(12:00 pm - 7:00 pm EST)

Clinical and Translational Science Building, Suite 2161

2004 Mowry Road 

Gainesville, FL 32610

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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

Lunch reception

Living with Becker Muscular Dystrophy

Becker Clinical Trials Overview

Meeting the Becker Community's Needs

Closing Remarks

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.


Please be aware that each individual attending will need to be registered separately