Center for Rare Disease Therapy

We are here for you! Join our experts from the Center for Rare Disease Therapy at UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh for free webinars designed for parents and caregivers who are caring for a child with a rare inherited disorder. Ask questions and get answers in a live video format. Register today at: http://www.chp.edu/our-services/rare-disease-therapy/webinar

04/10/2019 2:00 PM, 06/21/2019 2:00 PM, 08/13/2019 2:00 PM, 10/02/2019 2:00 PM and 12/04/2019 2:00 PM UTC-06:00

2:00 PM

4401 Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Featured Speakers

Dr. Jerry Vockley
Novel Therapies for Fatty Acid Oxidation Disorders
Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019 2 to 3 p.m. EDT Join Jerry Vockley, MD, PhD, director of the Center for Rare Disease Therapy at UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, for a free webinar about novel therapies for fatty acid oxidation disorders. Register here: https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/7515347089880061442
Dr. James Squires
Why Liver Transplant for Metabolic Disease?
Wednesday, April 10, 2019 2 to 3 p.m. EDT Join James Squires, MD, MS, of the Hepatology Program at UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh for a free webinar about liver transplantation as a treatment option for various metabolic diseases including glycogen storage disease (GSD), maple syrup urine disease (MSUD), propionic acidemia (PA), methylmalonic acidemia (MMA), urea cycle disorders (UCD), and phenylketonuria (PKU). Register here: https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/1775406010704008706
Dr. Ken Nischal
Treatment Options for Congenital Corneal Opacities: Peters Anomaly/Sclerocornea
Friday, June 21, 2019 2 to 3 p.m. EDT Join Ken Nischal, MD, FRCOphth, chief of the Division of Pediatric Ophthalmology, Strabismus, and Adult Motility at UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh for a free webinar about treatment options for congenital corneal opacities focusing on Peters Anomaly and Sclerocornea. Register here: https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/3474440647176851970
Dr. Paul Szabolcs
The Pittsburgh Protocol: Use of a Reduced Intensity Transplant Strategy for Inborn Errors
Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2019 2 to 3 p.m. EDT Join Paul Szabolcs, MD, chief of the Division of Blood and Marrow Transplantation and Cellular Therapies at UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh for a free webinar about the Pittsburgh Protocol: Use of a reduced intensity transplant strategy for inborn errors. Register here: https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/5489251725158250498
Dr. Hey Chong
Combined Variable Immunodeficiency and Related Disorders
Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2019 2 to 3 p.m. EDT Join Hey Chong, MD, PhD, chief of the Division of Pediatric Allergy and Immunology at UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh for a free webinar about Combined Variable Immunodeficiency and Related Disorders. Register here: https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/4257940538502410498
Dr. Mousumi Moulik
Pediatric Cardiomyopathies
Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2019 2 to 3 p.m. EDT Join Mousumi Moulik, MBBS, director of the Pediatric Cardiovascular Genetics Clinic at UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh for a free webinar about pediatric cardiomyopathies. Register here: https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/7120713674975809794
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