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UMDF Patient, Caregiver & Family Meeting
in Columbus, OH!

with Mito Specialist – Michio Hirano, MD & UMDF CEO Chuck Mohan, Jr.

Wednesday, May 31, 2017
6:30pm – 9:00pm

Nationwide Children’s Hospital
700 Children’s Drive
Columbus, OH 43205

The meeting will be held in the Ann I. Wolfe Building
Conference Room 137



For questions please contact
Northeast Regional Coordinator, Nicole McCaslin at the UMDF:
nicole@umdf.org or 412-793-8077

This meeting will provide an opportunity for individuals/families affected by Mitochondrial Disease to learn more about Mito and to network with each other. Please feel free to invite nurses, therapists, educators, and others who might benefit from the meeting.

Michio Hirano, MD
Dr. Michio Hirano is a Professor of Neurology at Columbia University in New York; Director of the H. Houston Merritt Clinical Research Center. Dr. Hirano also a Principal Investigator of the North American Mitochondrial Disease Consortium (NAMDC).

Charles A. Mohan, Jr. 
Mr. Mohan is the founder of the United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation.  The UMDF initially began in the basement of Mr. Mohan’s home in 1996 and has grown to a national operation providing Hope, Energy and Life to the thousands of people affected by mitochondrial disease.  Chuck and his wife, Adrienne, lost their 15-year-old daughter, Gina, to mitochondrial disease in 1995.

Funding for this meeting is provided in part by:


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