Our monthly educational webinars feature guest speakers addressing topics important to the mito community, giving patients and families unprecedented access to leading clinical experts. More than 125 presentations have been recorded and posted online, making these presentations available to you at your convenience. The Mito Monthly Expert Series are generally held the first Friday of each month at 12:00pm noon. See the events calendar for our upcoming presentations.
Join MitoAction and Dr. Jerry Vockley from University of Pittsburgh Children's Hospital on Friday, May 14, 2021 for our monthly expert series presentation! To view the accompanying slides, click here. About the Speaker Gerard Vockley, MD, PhD, is an internationally recognized leader in medical genetics and the field of inborn errors of metabolism. He joined Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh as chief of the Division of Medical Genetics in 2004 and was named professor of pediatrics at the…Find out more »
Join MitoAction, Eliza Kruger and Kristin Voorhees from Ultragenyx Pharmaceutical on Friday, May 21, 2021 at 12:00pm EST for our monthly expert series presentation! On this webinar, Ultragenyx representatives will discuss how insights and feedback from people living with LC-FAOD shaped the design of a new study: LC-FAOD Odyssey. This study uses digital technology developed by PicnicHealth to collate and organize medical records, allowing people living with LC-FAOD to contribute their anonymized data to advance research. Participants will learn about…Find out more »
On Friday, June 4 at 12:00pm EST, we will be joined by Dr. Madhu Davies from Reneo Pharmaceuticals for our June Mito Expert Series presentation, titled Moving Mito Medicine: Reneo Strides Study. About the Speaker Madhu Davies is the Medical Director at Reneo Pharmaceuticals. Previously, Madhu has served many roles at companies developing medicines to patients with rare diseases. For more than 25 years, she has provided leadership and advisory services working in clinical development, safety, regulatory programs, gaining broad experience of drug development…Find out more »
Join MitoAction, Laura Pisani-Betancourt and Kristin Voorhees from Ultragenyx Pharmaceutical on Friday, July 9th, 2021 at 12:00pm EST for our monthly expert series presentation! On this webinar, Ultragenyx will discuss the development of its LC-FAOD Disease Monitoring Program (DMP), which includes both an in-clinic study and an online study that are expected to launch in 2021. Participants will learn about the studies, including how insights from the LC-FAOD community have informed the DMP’s research goals, how the DMP aims to…Find out more »