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UMDF Ask the Mito Doc Webcast Series – Mito Med Scientific Synopsis

October 12 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

The United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation is pleased to offer the Ask the Mito Doc Webcast Series on a monthly basis to keep our patients and families connected to the mitochondrial medical community.  Each month, we will highlight a specific topic with a short presentation and allow 15-20 minutes for question and answer time with the clinicians.

Join us on October 12, 2021
at 3:00 pm Pacific/5:00 pm Central/6:00 pm Eastern 

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UMDF Welcome and Introductions, Philip Yeske, PhD, UMDF Science & Alliance Officer

UMDF Mitochondrial Medicine Scientific Session Synopsis


  • Brett Kaufman, PhD, University of Pittsburgh
  • Carla Koehler, PhD, University of California Los Angeles
  • Giovanni Manfredi, MD, PhD, Weill Cornell Medicine
  • William Copeland, PhD, NIEHS

We invite you to submit your questions for the Ask the Mito Doc webcast in advance.  We will take as many questions as possible before, during and after the webinar.  Question and Answer Protocol – Most questions pertinent to the monthly topic are typically addressed during the presentation(s).  Responses to questions not addressed will be sent to the individual who submitted the question.  Please note that not all questions can be answered through this forum.  If you submit a question and do not receive a response, please do not hesitate to contact us at margaret.moore@umdf.org.

Click HERE to Submit a Question! 

We hope you can join us on October 12, 2021.  Registration is required.  After registering, you will receive a confirmation email. 

If you are new to using ZOOM, we suggest that you log in early on your computer or the device you plan to use.  Feel free to log in to the meeting link today.  It is so important that you do this in advance as we may not be able to assist you once the webcast begins.  If you have any questions, contact Margaret Moore at margaret.moore@umdf.org or 412-354-1553.

We are committed to providing needed support for our patient community.  Call our support line at
 to speak with a member of our patient services team.
Always remember, we are here to help you and your family through your journey!

Special Thanks to our Ask the Mito Doc Webcast Sponsors

Edith L. Trees
Charitable Trust

PTC Therapeutics

Jack Edwards Family Impact Fund


October 12
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Kara Strittmatter
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