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Family Gathering and Conference 2023

The International FOXP1 Foundation is pleased to host the 2nd family gathering for our international FOXP1 families and scientific community.

The Foundation's mission is to build a global community that empowers and supports families and individuals with FOXP1 syndrome by sharing knowledge, inspiring hope, encouraging research, and raising awareness.  

~ The Family Gathering and Conference 2023 will help make that a reality ~

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Registration Closes April 10th 2023

We would love all of our FOXP1 families to join us at this gathering. If you require financial assistance to make this trip a reality, please reach out to (   Requests will be considered in the order of receipt.

 Schedule of Events

Wednesday, June 21st  4:00 - 8:00 pm   ~  Meet & Greet

An opportunity to meet other families and talk with researchers

Registration will be open

Researchers will present a poster board outlining their project

Thursday, June 22nd 9:00 am - 4:00 pm ~ Conference and Child Care


Doors and Registration will be open by 8:30 am 

A continental breakfast will be served and child care will be open

9:00 am Conference opens

9:15 am First Presentation

10:30 am Second Presentation

11:30 -12:30 Buffet lunch

12:30 Third Presentation

1:30 - 3:00 pm Break out groups

3:00 pm Round Table

Thursday, June 22nd 4:00 - 6:30 pm ~ Family time and Dinner

4:00 pm Children join their parents in main hall

4:00 - 5:00 pm Social Hour

5:00 - 6:00 pm Buffet dinner

6:30 pm Conference closed

Friday, June 23rd ~ Family gathering

A day of games for the children, brunch and relaxation while visiting with families at a lovely private home in Long Island.

Seaver Center will contact families directly to arrange a private time for assessments.


The Irish American Society Hall

297 Willis Ave,

Mineola NY

Just minutes from JFK and LaGuardia

Int'l Airports (17 miles/27 KM)

Long Island Marriott Hotel.

101 James Doolittle Blvd.

Uniondale, NY

Group rate of $185 USD per night available, book before May 21, 2023


Long Island Rail Road

Plan your route by train on these link Rome2rio  or LIRR 


The Long Island Marriott hotel stop is: 


The Irish American Society Hall stop is: Mineola 

 Sponsorship Packages
Do you own or work for a company that would like to make a difference in the lives of individuals with FOXP1?  
Maybe you have friends or family members, that would like to host a breakfast or coffee break at the FOXP1 Family Gathering and Conference 2023?  
The Foundation is asking for your assistance
 to find sponsors.  
We are offering a choice of 5 Sponsorship Packages.
Please download the package, and share with your colleagues, family and friends.

The International FOXP1 Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization registered in the State of Delaware. 

Presenting our Guest Speakers

You won't want to miss the opportunity to learn from their research, capture the question and answer period, and benefit from the opportunity for one on one conversations. 

Dr. Alex Kolevzon

Clinical Director 

Seaver Autism Center for Research and Treatment.

Professor Psychiatry and Professor 


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Dr. Kolevzon

Dr. Cora Taylor

Assistant professor and clinical psychologist at Geisinger Autism & Developmental Medicine

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Dr. Taylor

Dr. Ruth Braden

Research Coordinator & Speech Pathologist

Speech & Language at Murdoch Children's Research Centre

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Dr. Braden

Dr. Paige Siper

Associate Professor Psychiatry.  

Chief Psychologist 

Seaver Autism Center for Research and Treatment.  Dr Siper team includes H. Silver and J. Trayvick

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Dr. Siper

Break Out Sessions

The topics for the breakout sessions will be identified once registration is closed, this will give everyone an opportunity to identify their preferred topics.  

Check back often, the website will be updated as plans are finalized.  

Contact the foundation if you have any questions.

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