Medicine Grand Rounds at UPMC Shadyside

Medicine Grand Rounds at UPMC Shadyside: “Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia: A Paradigm for Personalized Medicine”



Date
June 30, 2016
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Speaker(s)
Christopher N. Faber, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine; Director, Outpatient Services, Comprehensive Lung Center, UPMC
Location
West Wing Auditorium, UPMC Shadyside
Category
UPMC Shadyside, Department of Medicine
Contact
Justine Rubino
Director, Operations, CCEHS


412-647-8261
rubinoje@upmc.edu
Description

During this presentation, Dr. Faber will review the history of HHT discovery and discuss the various clinical manifestations of the disorder, the genetics of the disorder and the genetic determinants of HHT phenotype, the molecular pathophysiology of HHT, and contemporary treatment for the various clinical problems occurring in HHT.