Educate Yourself at Mito U

Welcome to Mito University

Mitochondrial diseases are often under-recognized and misunderstood. Mito University provides patients, families, caregivers and clinicians with the resources, facts and knowledge to better navigate this new journey.

Are you a clinician? Visit our Mito U Clinician Portal for mitochondrial disease information and CME credit opportunities.

Video Library

Watch our complimentary collection of on-demand videos covering common questions and topics.

Literature Library

Browse this curated collection of brochures, fact sheets and articles developed by UMDF and our valued partners. 

Mitochondrial Care Center: New Patient Guide

A toolkit for patients, families and caregivers.
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About Mitochondrial Disease Brochure

Basic information about mitochondrial disease.
Download Brochure →

Living with Mitochondrial Disease

A brochure for affected individuals.
View Brochure →

Medical Child Abuse Resource

Legal representation and consultation for patients and caregivers.
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Academic Papers

UMDF collaborates with doctors, labs, universities and medical facilities around the globe to keep you updated and well-informed.

Diagnosis Topics

Diagnosis and management of mitochondrial disease: a consensus statement from the Mitochondrial Medicine Society.
View the Paper →

Treatment Topics

Patient Care Standards for Primary Mitochondrial Disease.
Read the Paper →

UMDF Mitochondrial Medicine Symposium

Each year, over 700 patient families, clinicians, and industry partners come together for our Mitochondrial Medicine Symposium. The annual gathering features seminars, discussions and social events to keep the mitochondrial disease community connected and educated. View the 2020 event recap.

Nationwide Resources 

There are many organizations, services and resources available to support children and adults affected by mitochondrial diseases.

National Organization for Rare Disorders

General Info for Mitochondrial Diseases/Disorders

Can’t find what you’re looking for?

Contact our Patient Concierge at (888) 900-6486.