Innovations in Care

We provide programs and services that transform the lives of people affected by neuromuscular disease.

MDA Engage Community Education Seminar: Pennsylvania

Saturday, October 26, 2019MDA Engage Logo
Registration: 8:30am - 9:30am (breakfast included)
Event: 9:30am - 3:00pm (lunch included)
Social Hour: 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Event Chair: Dr. Hoda Abdel-Hamid, MDA Care Center Director, UPMC - Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh

Event Location:
Pittsburgh Marriott City Center
112 Washington Pl.
Pittsburgh, PA 15219

There is no cost to attend the event, however, registration is required.

Registration has closed

  • Treatment Updates in Adult Neuromuscular Diseases
    • Dr. David Lacomis, UPMC MDA Clinic Director
  • Research and Clinical Trials
    • Dr. Hoda Abdel-Hamid- UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh
    • Jennifer Monahan – Research Nurse, UPMC- Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh
  • Care for the Caregiver
    • Carol May, RN, MSN, MBA, CHPN
  • Mental health and Neuromuscular Community
    • Liv E. Miller, Psy.D., ABPPCN-, Assistant Professor/Neuropsychology Director, West Virginia University
  • Genetic Testing and Newborn Screening
    • Diana Steele, GC, UPMC - Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh
  • Best Practices in Clinical Care Panel
    • Casey Mathews, PT
    • Dr. Jane Taylor
    • Danny Markle
    • Blackburns

Thank you to our supporters:

  • Genentech
  • Sanofi Genzyme

For questions reach out to: mdaengage@mdausa.org | 1-833-ASK-MDA1 (1-833-275-6321)