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2019 Spring Meeting of the California BEST

May 18, 2019 @ 11:30 am - 3:30 pm PDT

BEST, Bladder Exstrophy Support Team, California BEST, bladder exstrophy

The 2019 Spring Meeting of the California Bladder Exstrophy Support Team (California B.E.S.T.) will be held on Saturday, May 18th starting at 11:30 a.m. at the home of Pat and Doug Kreitz in Palo Alto, California.

In addition to plenty of time for socializing and sharing during lunch, our featured speakers for the meeting will be:

  • Lisa Rebecca Medoff, PhD – “Health Issues in the Context of Adolescent Development” – How adolescent development (mental health, autonomy, family issues, stress/resilience) might be influenced by chronic health issues
  • Dr. Hsi-Yang Wu, Stanford Pediatric Urology at Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital – “New Techniques, Same Outcome?” – Recent developments and discussions regarding urinary continence
  • Ana LaFond (and special guest baby Mirai) – “Our Journey Through Surrogacy” – We will hear Ana and Sean’s story of their 3-year journey that has resulted in the recent birth of their beautiful Mirai

Lunch and child care will be provided. Please let us know of any dietary restrictions.

B.E.S.T. Meeting Address:
1043 Cowper Street
Palo Alto, CA 94301
Phone: 650-575-3319

**PLEASE RSVP by May 15th to Doug & Pat Kreitz at: [email protected] or Rebecca Hunter at: [email protected]**


May 18, 2019
11:30 am - 3:30 pm
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1043 Cowper Street, Palo Alto, CA 94301
1043 Cowper Street
Palo Alto, CA 94301 United States
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