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

Westin La Paloma in Tucson, AZ.

Dates for the 2019 Conference are June 1-4.

Please note, this is an invitation-only conference. Please contact Sean Kassen at if you wish to be included in the 2019 conference.


Conference Registration

Please note that you must register for the Conference and the Hotel separately.  Both links are below.

Additionally, There is an Early Bird registration price that ends on March 15, 2019.  After the date the price will go up $50.

To register for the conference please click on the Register For The Conference’  button below

Register For The Conference
To make a hotel reservation at the Westin La Paloma, please click on the ‘Make A Hotel Reservation’  button below
Make A Hotel Reservation

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.

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