Information Only - Mitochondrial Medicine: The New Frontier

Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - Friday, February 9, 2018
Dr. Cohen will discuss anthropology, biochemistry and therapies to treat mitochondrial disorders.

Learning Objectives:
1. Discuss the basic anthropology, biochemistry, and genetics necessary to evaluate patients with suspected mitochondrial disease.
2. Describe the spectrum of clinical features involving brain, muscle, retina and other nonreplicative organs that are involved in mitochondrial dysfunction.
3. Outline the survey of testing necessary to assist in the diagnosis 
4. Identify a perspective of the therapies available to treat mitochondrial disorders

Speaker:
Patrick Brophy, MD, MHCDS
United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation

Neurology Director
Pediatrics Professor
Akron Children’s University

Professor Pediatrics & Surgery
Carver College of Medicine
University of Iowa Children's Hospital

Target Audience:
The target audience for Grand Rounds includes physicians, pharmacists, nurses and other healthcare professionals. 

To view the presentation, click the link below:
http://av.cookchildrens.org/media/cohen020916/

Thank you for accessing Cook Children’s Video Grand Rounds. This presentation is for informational purposes only.  There is no CME credit for viewing this video.
 
Disclaimer:
This is an educational program designed to present scientific information and opinion to health professionals, to stimulate thought, and further investigation. It does not provide advice regarding medical diagnosis or treatment for any individual case. It is not intended for use by the layman. Opinions expressed are not necessarily those of Cook Children's Health Care System. Mention of products or services does not constitute endorsement.
 
No endorsement or discussion of investigational or unlabeled uses of a product will be presented unless previously disclosed.
 

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 Registration Was Closed on Friday, February 9, 2018