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As part of the United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation’s Grand Rounds program, we are pleased to invite you to a special meeting for affected individuals and their families to provide education and information about mitochondrial disease. Family meetings are also suitable for outreach to nurses, therapists, educators, and various allied health professionals.

The format for the family meeting provides information and time for questions and answers.

The meeting will be held at Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital, 100 Michigan NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503

The meeting room is in Butterworth Hospital Conference Room 1531

RSVP at this link:  http://nonprofit.kintera.org/mi052317

Speaker

Amy Goldstein, MD

Dr. Amy Goldstein is a Pediatric Neurologist and Assistant Professor at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. Areas of interest: mitochondrial disorders, inborn errors of metabolism, genetic disorders, undiagnosed diseases/difficult to diagnose problems, general child neurology. Dr. Goldstein sees mitochondrial disease patients at a mito clinic in Pittsburgh, PA.   She serves on the UMDF Science and Medical Advisory Board and is a former member of the UMDF Board of Trustees.   Dr. Goldstein is a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and conducted her residency programs at Mercy Hospital and Children’s Hospital, both located in Pittsburgh, PA.  Dr. Goldstein loves meeting and talking to those touched by mitochondrial diseases.

 

Funding for this UMDF Family Meeting is provided in part by:

                            

 

UMDF MISSION

To promote research and education for the diagnosis, treatment and cure of mitochondrial disorders and to provide support to affected individuals and families.