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2015 Clinical Conference

Mitochondrial disease is a heterogeneous group of disorders characterized by impaired energy production that affects physical, cognitive, and behavioral functioning. Clinical recognition by primary care clinicians is critical to timely diagnosis and management of patients with mitochondrial disease.

Who should attend:

  • primary care physicians

  • pediatricians

  • nurse practitioners

  • nurses

  • other interested healthcare professionals

Highlights include:

  • Clinical features and “red flags” for diagnosis of mitochondrial disorders

  • Diagnostic assessment tools

  • Genomic and metabolic testing

  • Therapeutic use of dietary supplements

  • Best practices in symptom management

  • Distinctive needs of autism/Mito co-diagnoses

Registration fees:

  • Physician: $150

  • Nurse/Nurse Practitioner/PA: $120

  • Industry/BioTech: $150

  • Student/Resident/Fellow: $120

  • Patient/Parent/Family: $50

For more information: email conference@mitoaction.org, or call 888-648-6228.

Register by March 14, 2015!

   

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ACCOMMODATIONS
Rooms have been reserved at the Ritz-Carlton Buckhead, 3434 Peachtree Rd NE, Atlanta GA 30326. Rooms are available on a first-come, first-served basis and the reservation cutoff date is February 18, 2015.  Reserve your room today by calling: 404-237-2700 or 1-800-542-8680. Use the group name “UVA-MitoAction.”  

Comments from past attendees ...

“Finally, a conference on treatment of mitochondrial disease; a historic beginning!”

“One of the best conferences – great balance of basic science, practical diagnosis instruction, therapy and future! Thank you!”

"Dynamic and practical content which really changed how I treat these patients. One of the best meetings I have ever attended."