Patient/Family Conference on Histiocytic Disorders

Saturday, September 23, 2023
All Day Event
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, NYC
Event Time: 9:00am – 3:00pm (EST)

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Conference Overview

We are excited to host the 2023 Conference on Histiocytic Disorders, on Saturday, September 23rd in New York, New York and online in a virtual capacity. The agenda includes talks covering all histiocytic disorders, information on clinical trials and registries, emotional support, well-being, and diagnosing histiocytosis. The Histiocytosis Association is grateful to be partnering with Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center to bring you this educational opportunity and forum to connect with other patients, families, and physicians. 
Open to all impacted by a histiocytic disorder. Medical profesionals are welcome to attend any and all talks. 
Registration for the event is required and the nominal registration fee covers some of the costs associated with the speakers, venue, refreshments, and technology. More information about the full agenda, topics, additional speakers, and networking opportunities will be communicated as we get closer to the event. Speakers to include: Eli Diamond, M.D., Michael Jordan, M.D., Christopher Forlenza, M.D. and sessions to cover all histiocytic disorders and related topics. 
Save your seat today by clicking on the green link at the bottom of the page - and whether we see you in person, online, or both, we are excited to learn and connect, together!

Travel Scholarships Available - Limited Quantity

We are delighted to be able to offer a limited number of travel scholarships to patients/caregivers to help offset the cost of travel to attend the conference in person. 

The travel scholarship is meant for those individuals who would not be able to cover the cost for their travel and participation fully. Assistance is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis. To be eligible to receive travel assistance, please complete and submit the Travel Scholarship Application no later than Friday, August 18, 2023. Please note that due to limited funds, all requests may not be approved. 

Scholarship decisions will be announced by Wednesday, August 25th. 

Come to the conference, stay for the Run! 

Histio Blue Ribbon Run – NYC Run Team

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Stay the weekend and join us for the 2nd Annual Histio Blue Ribbon Run! We are excited to host an in-person family-friendly group Run on Sunday, September 24th in Astoria Park. Be a part of the NYC Blue Ribbon Run team and help us take steps toward better understanding and a cure for histiocytic disorders. 

This event runs all September long to honor Histiocytosis Awareness Month and support patients and families impacted by histiocytic disorders. Together, let's spread awareness and conquer histio, one step at a time! 

Receive a discounted Run registration fee when you register for the conference and Run. Click the green button below to register for both events!

** Run entry fee includes t-shirt and run bib.** 

To learn more about the Histio Blue Ribbon Run, click here. To view the NYC Run Team that you will be joining when you sign up for the September 24th event, click here. If you are unable to join us in person after the Conference, you can still participate in the Blue Ribbon Run from anywhere you'd like, all September long!  

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**** Please note: If you are based outside the United States, our online registration system may not recognize your credit card. If you run into any challenges with registering for the event, please email us at for assistance with alternative ways to register. We look forward to seeing you there! 

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