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Sept 29-30, 2023, Chicago, Illinois



Join us for KCNQ2 Cure’s 7th Summit on September 29-30, in Chicago, Illinois.

We proudly invite you to the International KCNQ2 Cure Alliance Summit: a weekend of education, connection, and collaborative research.

The objective of this Conference is to combine patient-centered science and real-world strategies for patients and families living with KCNQ2-related disorders.



KCNQ2 Cure Summit Program

Thursday, September 28th

11am - 2pm - Social time for earlier arrivers - location TBD
3pm - 5pm - Registration at the DoubleTree Chicago Magnificent Mile Hotel
6pm - 9pm - Dinner at Timothy O'Toole's - Preregistration required $20/person Register Now!!- everyone welcome

Friday, September 29th

Parent Track - DoubleTree Chicago Magnificent Mile
8am - 12pm - Breakfast, Parent Track, Participate in research, therapies, palliative care, self-care, equipment, and more
12pm - 1pm - Lunch at DoubleTree

Parent and Professional Track - Northwestern 
2:30pm - Check-in and social time at Northwestern
3:45pm - 6pm - Presentations - New Age Therapeutics
6:00pm - Dinner at Northwestern
7:30pm - Social time - DoubleTree Hotel

Saturday, September 30th

Separate Parent and Professional Tracks
Parent Track - DoubleTree
7am - 8am - Breakfast
8am - 12pm - Decoding KCNQ2, NAPA Center, Special Needs Trusts, Transitioning to Adulthood, Supporting Siblings, Caregiver Burnout

Professional Track - Northwestern
7am - 8am - Breakfast
8am - 1pm - Pathophysiological Mechanisms, Pathophysiological Mechanisms, and Pharmacology

Lunch Professionals (Northwestern) and Parents (Hotel)

Joint Track
3:15pm - 5pm - KCNQ2 Beyond the Brain
5:30pm - Dinner at DoubleTree Chicago Magnificent Mile
7:30pm - Second City Improve Event - DoubleTree Chicago Magnificent Mile

Sunday, October 1st

9:30am - 12pm - Optional family social event

Supporters & Exhibitors
Venue and Travel
Summit Scholarships
Call for Abstracts