2021 Virtual KD Parent Symposium – Agenda

What: UCSD 2021 Virtual Kawasaki Disease Parent Symposium 

When: Saturday, October 2, 2021, from 9 am to 12 pm PST

Who: Jane C. Burns, M.D. Director, UCSD KD Research Center | Adriana Tremoulet, M.D. Associate Director, UCSD KD Research Center

Why: Learn about Kawasaki Disease

  • Hear KD experts give research updates
  • Learn about new KD treatments
  • Hear about follow-ups on KD patients

Where: Please register in advance for this Zoom webinar


9:00-10:15: Talks and Q&A
9:00-9:15 Jane C. Burns MD: Welcome and update on KD at Rady Children’s Hospital
9:15-9:30 Jen Burney PhD: KD in the time of COVID
9:30-9:45 Jane C. Burns MD: Protecting your child from SARS-CoV-2
9:45-10:00 Adriana H. Tremoulet MD, MAS: KD and MIS-C Treatments
10:00- 10:15 Q&A (Questions to be submitted in Chat)
10:15-10:30 Zoom Break
10:45-12:00: Talks and Q&A
10:45-11:00: Kate Davila: KD Foundation Update
11:00-11:15 Neal Halsey MD: A doctor’s patient experience
11:15-11:30 Kirsten Dummer MD: Apixaban for KD
11:30-12:00 Q&A (Questions to be submitted in Chat)


*Spanish translation will be available.