Meeting Archive:
WEBINAR: The Heart of the Matter - PPMD's Research Priorities

Meeting Description:

PPMD is raising $550,000 to continue funding our ongoing Cardiac Initiative. We invite you to join PPMD Founding President & CEO, Pat Furlong and SVP of Clinical Care, Kathi Kinnett for a webinar on Tuesday, December 11 at 2pm eastern to learn more about the critical cardiac research we hope to support with your help.

These projects include:

  • Studying the effects of gene therapy on the heart -- to accelerate the potential treatment of not only children but adults with Duchenne
    Presented by H. Lee Sweeney
  • Understanding cardiac MRIs -- what we have learned and how we can use that knowledge to better characterize and ultimately prevent dystrophin cardiomyopathy
    Presented by Kan Hor
  • Cardiac health of carrier moms -- continuing to learn more about the hearts of carriers
    Presented by May Ling Mah

Please submit questions in advance to (subject line: Cardiac Webinar) by Friday, December 7 at 12pm eastern.

Date: Tue, Dec 11, 2018
Time: 02:00 PM EST
Duration: 1 hour
Host(s): Parent Project Muscular Dystrophy