Evenings with Genetics

From Stress to Strength - September 7 & 14, 2019

A program for parents of children with special needs

Please join us for a 2-part program planned for parents of children with autism spectrum disorders, intellectual and developmental disabilities. The program will train parents in simple techniques that lower stress, depression and anxiety. Doctors, nurses, graduate students from Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children’s Hospital as well as parent leaders will guide the program.

This program will be offered in English and Spanish.


Avondale House
3737 O’Meara Drive
Houston, Texas 77025


9am – 1pm • $10/person


8:30am – 1:15pm • $5/child


Complete the registration form and email to Dianne Rendón at drendon@bcm.edu


Contact Dianne Rendón at 832-824-8884

Familiy Scholarships available

OI Can: Current Management, Research and Resources for Osteogenesis Imperfecta
(En Español)

Date & Time

  • Tuesday, September 17, 2019
  • 6:30 p.m., Light refreshments
  • 7 - 8:15 p.m., Seminar


  • V. Reid Sutton, MD, Professor, Department of Molecular and Human Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine
  • Vinitha R. Shenava, MD, Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine
  • Sarah Dyke, Guest Parent Speaker


The Children's Museum of Houston, 1500 Binz St., Houston, TX 77004

Event Registration

Admission for this event is free but registration is required. Register below or call 832-822-4280. For more information, please visit: Baylor College of Medicine