American College of Medical Genetics

A panel of experts explored issues related to newborn screening for Duchenne muscular dystrophy

posted on September 19, 2012 - 12:49pm
Update (Feb. 8, 2013): Longtime MDA grantee Jerry Mendell, who directs the Center for Gene therapy at Nationwide Children's Hospital in Columbus, Ohio, published Report of MDA Muscle Disease Symposium on Newborn Screening for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy in Muscle & Nerve, Feb. 8, 2013.

An unwavering commitment to children is a big reason why R. Rodney Howell, M.D., was honored by the American College of Medical Genetics Foundation

posted on April 16, 2012 - 6:00am
It’s about the children, their health and their futures. That’s long been the philosophy of R. Rodney Howell, M.D., renowned pediatrician and geneticist, and current chairman of the Board of Directors for the Muscular Dystrophy Association.