Day 2 of the conference is designed specifically for you. We hope you will join us to learn more about taste and smell disorders, and maybe even to share your story.

Day 2 – November 15
1:30 – 5:00 Patient Engagement (Moderator: Steven Munger, Ph.D., University of Florida)

1:30 – 2:00 Casey Trimmer, Ph.D. (Firmenich) – Summary of Day 1 for Patients
2:00 – 2:30 Chris Kelly ( – Building shared resources: Web resources for
chemosensory loss
2:30 – 3:30 Five-minute patient talks – Patients tell their story
3:30 – 3:50 Edmund Pribitkin, M.D., M.B.A (Thomas Jefferson University) – Navigating the U.S.
health system

3:50 – 5:00 Social Hour and white paper wrap-up

You are welcome to attend Day 1 of the conference, but please be aware that the scientific talks on this day will be highly technical, with a focus on stem cell and gene therapies in multiple sensory systems.

For more information about taste and smell disorders, visit the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD), part of the National Institutes of Health.