#givingtuesday2022 – Let’s make it memorable

Today, November 29th is #givingtuesday, please think about people with Huntington in Latin América when giving your donations! Remember, GivingTuesday is a global generosity movement that unleashes the power of radical generosity around the world. Millions of people come together to celebrate generosity, share kindness, and drive record-breaking giving again as we did in 2021. […]

2022 Latin American HD Conference testimonials: Juan Carlos Angulo Calderón

My name is Juan Carlos Angulo Calderón, I live in Costa Rica, I am 32 years old, and I am the son of a patient with Huntington’s disease in the advanced stage of the process currently, my maternal grandmother died 24 years ago due to this diagnosis. Nurse by profession, I´m founding member and president […]

2022HDLatam Conferences Day 1-C2: Dr. Claudia Perandones

From October 19 to 21, Factor-h organized in Barranquilla, Colombia, the 2022 Huntington Latin American Conference with the presence of 35 speakers, among them scientists, researchers, experts in different health fields, HD associations, patients, and families. In her conference on the 19th, Factor-h’s co-founder Dra. Claudia Perandones, spoke about the “Relevance of Latin American contribution to our […]

2022 Latin American HD conference Day 1: a summary

October 19th. Saul arrived a day late from Panamá, after having missed his flight, and being unable to bring his mother, who suffers from HD to the conference, unfortunately, she did not have her papers in order on time. Saul had never been on a plane before or left his country. A few months ago, […]

Remembering 2022HDLatam Congress: “La Enfermedad de las Familias Rotas” by Charlie Cordero

“La Enfermedad de las Familias Rotas”, by Charlie Cordero, was premiered at the 2022 HD Latin American Congress in, Barraquilla, Colombia, as a collaboration between the artist and Factor-H. Charlie Cordero is a documentary photographer based in Colombia. The recurrent themes in his work are related to human rights, gender ideology, memory and reconciliation, conflicts […]

Remembering 2022HDLatam Congress: The video opening by Gindel Delgado

Emmy nominated cinematographer, Gindel Delgado, traveled across HD communities once more to gather images of people he already knows well. They welcomed his camera into their homes and their lives aware of the fact that he and Factor-h -who commissioned his work- will help to create awareness of their situation and will help them one […]

2022HDLatam Conferences Day 1: Ignacio Muñoz Sanjuan

From October 19 to 21, Factor-h organized in Barranquilla, Colombia, the 2022 Huntington Latin American Conference with the presence of 35 speakers among them scientists, researchers, experts in different health fields, HD associations, patients, and families. In his Welcome conference on the 19th, Factor-h’s President and founder, neuroscientist Ignacio Muñoz Sanjuan, presented the guidelines and […]

Colombian Media covers the 2022 Latin American HD Congress in Barranquilla

News Papers like El Heraldo, with a daily circulation of 200.000 copies and around 1 million daily visits to its website, or Radio Caracol, the main national radio station of Colombia covered, among others, the 2022 Huntington Latin American Congress organized by Factor-H. El Heraldo headline Estigma social, el verdadero mal de la enfermedad de […]