Annual Conference

2019 Michael, Marcia, and Christa Parseghian Scientific Conference for Niemann-Pick Type C Research

Basic, translational, and clinical research towards a greater understanding and a cure for Niemann-Pick Type C disease

Dates and Location

Dates for the 2020 Conference are May 30 – June 2.
The location of the conference is at the Westin La Paloma in Tucson, AZ.

Please note, this is an invitation-only conference. Please contact Sean Kassen at if you wish to be included in the 2020 conference.


Conference Registration

Registration for the 2020 Parseghian Conference is not open at this time.  Registration will open in the late fall of 2019.  Please look for an announcement from the APMRF.

Tentative Conference Agenda

For a tentative Conference Agenda please click on this LINK


All Abstracts must be submitted by April 1st. They should be written as lay descriptions for public dissemination and should be no longer than one page. We will select additional platform talks from the submitted abstracts.

For abstract submission, or if you have any questions, please send to

Please contact Kim Kirkpatrick with any questions about the conference.

Thank you to our generous Corporate Supporters of the 2019 Conference

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If you wish to be a sponsor for the 2020 conference please contact Sean Kassen at