1/11/18 - “Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis (HLH): Improving Understanding and Treatment”

Michael B. Jordan MD, 
Professor of Pediatrics, Immunobiology and Bone Marrow Transplantation and Immune Deficiency
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Cincinnati, OH

Brief Summary of Lecture: Dr. Jordan will discuss hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis (HLH),an immune regulatory disorder primarily associated with defects of lymphocyte cytotoxicity. He will provide insights into the pathophysiology of HLH and how translating this knowledge into clinical care will enhance our understanding of this disorder and lead to better treatment for patients. 

Start Date: January 11
End Date: January 11
Time: 8-9 a.m.

Location

  • John G. Rangos Sr. Research Center

    Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
    4401 Penn Avenue
    Floor 3 Conference Center
    Pittsburgh, PA 15224
    412-692-5325