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Expert Series: FAOD For Beginners

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March 6 @ 7:00 pm 8:00 pm EST

This session will review how energy is produced and used in your body, and how all of the different FAOD disorders affect a patient and their metabolism. If you are new to the FAOD world and you are trying to have a better understanding as to what your/your child’s diagnosis means, come to this very important presentation!

About the Speaker

Dr. Georgianne Arnold

Dr. Georgianne Arnold

Dr. Arnold graduated from Indiana University with degrees in biology and chemistry and has a Master's degree in Medical Genetics from Indiana University-Purdue University in Indianapolis. She graduated from medical school at Upstate Medical University and completed a residency in Pediatrics at Northwestern University. Her genetics training was at the University of Colorado, and she is boarded in Clinical Biochemical Genetics and Clinical Genetics.

Dr. Arnold was Clinical Director and, most recently, Clinical Research Director at the University of Pittsburgh. She is an Emeritus Professor and a consultant with Virtual Medical Practice. Dr. Arnold is the past president of the Society for Inherited Metabolic Disorders and the recipient of the Shapira Award for the best member’s paper in Molecular Genetics and Metabolism. She has a long-standing interest in fatty acid oxidation disorders, working with Dr. Vockley for 13 Years.