Scientific Symposium

KSF hosts an annual Scientific Symposium for the research community to foster collaborations, encourage knowledge-sharing, and enable professionals to share their latest findings related to Kabuki syndrome.

The 2023 Symposium will feature four themes and be facilitated by KSF’s Chief Scientific Officer, Dr. Bruce Bloom, and Director of Research, Dr. Clara Tang. The virtual meeting on October 26, 2023 is open to researchers and clinicians only to encourage scientific conversation.

Registration Now Open!

We are inviting clinicians, researchers and investigators of all levels to join us virtually for the 2023 KSF Scientific Symposium on:
October 26th, 2023
9am – 1pm ET

This event marks an opportunity to interact with some of the Kabuki syndrome community’s best minds, including members of our distinguished Medical Advisory Board. You can dive deeper into the latest Kabuki syndrome research, forge valuable collaborations, and may gain enlightening insights into your own research and practice.

The symposium features 10-minute oral virtual presentations on the following four themes, followed by Q&A:

  • Genetics and epigenetics: explore the genetic and epigenetic mechanisms underlying Kabuki syndrome, including functions of KMT2D and KDM6A and the molecular pathways that are affected.
  • Kabuki syndrome phenotypes: the latest insights on the pathways and mechanisms underlying neurological, immune and metabolic features of Kabuki syndrome.
  • Therapeutic opportunities: potential pharmacological interventions and the latest advances in treatment strategies for Kabuki syndrome.
  • Diagnosis and clinical trial readiness: recent research on diagnostic methods, biomarkers and outcome measures development.

Registration closes on October 23, 2023.

Please use your academic email address in the form linked below. 

We look forward to welcoming you and building connections that accelerate Kabuki syndrome research! Reach out to KSF’s Director of Research, Dr. Clara Tang, with any questions.