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Listen to Help 4 HD podcasts

Melissa Biliardi interviews caregivers, family members, researchers, clinicians, social workers, advocates, film makers, fundraisers and organizations on her weekly podcasts.  You can subscribe via iTunes or another podcasting software, or listen to live and historical episodes online at http://www.blogtalkradio.com/help4hd.

The next episode (Monday June 6, 2011) will feature researchers leading the CREST-E (creatine) clinical trial.

Among many others, past guests include:

  • Dr. Robert Pacifici, Chief Scientific Officer from CHDI Foundation.
  • Dr. Ira Shoulson, one of the founders of both the Parkinson Study Group and Huntington Study Group.
  • Lauren Holder, author of When Given Lemons… and HD advocate fighting for the HD Parity Act in the U.S..
  • Mike Ratel, Producer/Director of “On Your Mark, Get Set Mow”, a movie about mower racing and raising mow money for Huntington Disease.
  • Dr. LaVonne Goodman’s husband died of HD at age 36.  She discusses how she helped a Seattle clinic recruit patients with HD for trials.
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