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View current and past events below of the Center for Rare Disease Therapy at UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh. Check back for updates.
Translational Medicine in the Plain Populations Conference
Thursday, Aug. 3 and Friday, Aug. 4, 2017
13th International Congress of Inborn Errors of Metabolism
Pre-Congress Workshop: "Metabolic Diseases in the Plain People: The Path from Genomic Discovery to Therapy"
Sept. 5 to 8, 2017
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Advancing Hope: Pioneering Therapy for Rare Diseases
Feb. 19, 2016
View current and past news clips below featuring the Center for Rare Disease Therapy at UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh patients, programs and staff. Check back for updates.
Following Death of Daughter, Mom Pushes for Early Testing of Genetic Disease
Lancaster Online (10/3/2016)
Ross teen gives her 'Dream wish' to her mother for wedding day
Pittsburgh Tribune Review (6/12/2015)
How maple syrup urine disease led to transplants and saved lives
The Washington Post (3/30/2015)
Couple Travels Around Country To Treat Son’s Rare Disease
CBS Chicago (1/3/2015)
Preview of the KDKA-TV Free Care Fund Telethon
Patient advocacy crucial in fighting rare diseases
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (12/4/2014)
Tiny Liver Transplant Patient to Taste First Thanksgiving
ABC News (11/25/2014)
Toddler, Donor Remain Hospitalized After Liver Transplant For Rare Disease
Mom Posts 'Plea Of A Lifetime' On Facebook, Gets Liver Donor For Daughter
Huffington Post (11/13/2014)
Mom finds liver donor on Facebook for daughter, 3
3-year-old girl becomes first to get life-saving liver transplant for rare metabolic disease
New York Daily News (11/12/2014)
Facebook Plea Gets Liver Transplant for 3-Year-Old
ABC News (11/12/2014)
Pennsylvania mother finds transplant donor for daughter on Facebook
FOX News (11/11/2014)
3-year-old gets part of man’s liver in surgery made possible by social networking
Blood test devised at Children's to aid in predicting chance of organ rejection
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (11/6/2014)
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UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh
One Children’s Hospital Way
4401 Penn Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
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