Event Details

Fairfield County, CT Dystonia Support Group Meeting

Location: Cos Cob Library, Cos Cob, CT

From: November 11, 2017 at 10:00am to: 12:00pm


Join us to learn about dystonia and meet others in the community. Individuals with all forms of dystonia, as well as family and friends, are welcome to attend. 

Date & Time:
Saturday, November 11, 2017
10:00am to 12:00pm

Cos Cob Library
5 Sinawoy Rd
Cos Cob, CT 06807

Overview of Dystonia and Current Treatments

Guest Speaker:
Sarah Buckingham, MD
Neurologist and Movement Disorder Specialist
Stamford Hospital

Dr. Buckingham was born and raised in Portland, Maine. She received a B.A. in genetics, cell and developmental Biology from Dartmouth College and earned her medical degree from Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia. Her first year of training in a Primary Care Medicine Internship was split between Waterbury and Yale-New Haven Hospitals. She completed her Neurology residency at Yale-New Haven Hospital, where she served as Chief Resident. Dr. Buckingham then completed a fellowship in movement disorders at Mount Sinai Beth Israel in New York City. She and her husband currently reside in Stamford and enjoy exploring the local food scene around Fairfield County.

For more information or to RSVP, please contact Carol Smith at joysmithc@gmail.com or 610-256-1506.

Accelerating Research & Inspiring Hope

The Dystonia Medical Research Foundation (DMRF) has served the dystonia community since 1976. Join us in our global effort to find a cure.