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Mark your Calendars NOW for...
Mitochondrial Medicine 2017: Washington DC
Hilton Alexandria Mark Center
5000 Seminary Road
Alexandria, VA 22311 USA

Scientific/Clinical Program: June 28 - July 1, 2017
UMDF Day on the Hill: Thursday, June 29, 2017
Patient/Family and LHON Program: June 30-July 1, 2017

Course Co-Chairs: William Copeland, PhD, NIEHS and Michio Hirano, MD, Columbia University
CME Chair: Bruce H. Cohen, Akron Children’s Hospital

Call for Abstracts will open November 1, 2016

2016 Family Presentation Videos >>


About the Symposium

The United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation Symposium has been recognized by many researchers, scientists, and families as THE symposium for mitochondrial disease in the world. 10 years ago, the UMDF had only a handful of exhibitors and less than 200 scientific attendees. We now have more exhibitors than space at times and close to 600 attendees…representing almost every state in the United States and more than 15 different countries from around the world. READ MORE...



Hilton Mark Center

Conveniently located near Washington, DC and Reagan International Airport, the Hilton Alexandria Mark Center sits on a serene lakeside, blissfully adjacent to 43 acres of botanical preserve. Our 55,000 sq. ft. meeting space is perfect for your dream wedding or any other event - giving you the option of entertaining your guests indoors or outdoors. Savor the delectable cuisine at our award-winning restaurant, Finn & Porter and tantalize your taste buds with its innovative cocktails and select wines. Allow yourself to unwind while enjoying world-class amenities available and waiting just for you in our elegant guest rooms and suites!


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Symposium 2017

UMDF Mitochondrial Medicine 2017
June 28 - July 1, 2017

Hilton Alexandria
Mark Center
5000 Seminary Road
Alexandria, VA 22311


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