Just published in the Journal of Pediatric Biochemistry special Mitochondrial Disorders issue: "Mitochondrial disorders: Overview of diagnostic tools and new diagnostic trends".Click here to read Dr Kendall's
was honored to receive MitoAction's
"Making a Difference in Mito" award while attending their fundraising "Derby Day" event in Boston.
response to an "Ask the Mito Doc" question was published in the UMDF.org's recent Connect newsletter.
is one of the doctors that the UMDF
relies on to regularly answer send in questions.
Click here for a copy of the page from the UMDF newsletter.
Somehow this one slipped by.
In addition to Dr Kendall being a guest lecturer at the FOD/OAA Nat'l Metabolic Conference this past year, the Fatty Oxidation Disorders (FOD) newsletter this past July featured two articles by Dr Kendall.Click here for a copy of the FOD newsletter.
Info from the UMDF
on the Mito cocktail and other supplements being covered by insurance.Click here...
Checked out an revamped bio on Dr Kendall under our About Us tab!Click here...
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was honored to lecture to metabolic dietitians and medical fellows at the Emory Univ Metabolic Nutrition Symposium for Genetic Metabolic Nutrition & Expanded Newborn Screening: Clinical Correlations.
believes that if one person with mito is identified sooner rather than later, it is well worth the effort to educate .
Also contains Dr Kendall's upcoming lectures & events including lecturing to parents, GA nurses, being a VIP to the Mito Walk in Charlotte, and guest lecturer to medical students.
Go to our Resource tab for our Newsletter section - click here
is always honored to have the opportunity to lecture via MitoAction.org's
lastest lecture was on Mito-Autism - diagnoses, testing and treatment - click here to listen
Brighter Days: Mitochondrial Medicine in 2011.
Click here for the interview with Dr Kendall
Latest published medical article is in our Articles section of our Resources tab on "MCT oil-based diet reverses hypertrophic cardiomyopathy in a patient with very long chain acyl-coA dehydrogenase deficiency - VLCADD.
Click here for the article.
was honored to be a presenter at the UMDF conference in Chicago and chair the panel discussion on the latest trends in testing.
More exciting news will be shared in our next newsletter.
presented" Bridging the Gap Between mito and Autism" at the AutismOne - Generation Rescue Conference in Chicago!
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had an article published in Autism Science Digest
for the Autism awareness month issue.
Many recent studies have linked Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) to poor mitochondrial functioning.
Understanding these disorders, their symptoms and evaluation may help ASD families determine if further testing is important for their child.
Click here for more information.
was honored to be asked to return for the second year as a guest lecturer at a national medical school presenting mitochondrial disorders to medical students.
welcomed this opportunity to created interest within the body of students and hopefully some students will chose to pursue genetics in their career since nationally we face a critical shortage of genetic physicians.
Dr. Fran Kendall
was honored to be a UMDF guest presenter during the UMDF's
planned Awareness Week.Click herefor the 30 minute webinar.
Article from Dr Kendall
for the Dare to Hope Foundation newsletter which works to better the lives of children with rare or complex medical conditions.Click Here.
was honored to be a visiting VIP answering questions about mitochondrial disease at the Carolina Foothills UMDF Energy For Life Walk in Charlotte, NC.
presentation at the FOD/OAA Nat'l Metabolic Conference
was well received.
A nat'l drug co inquired about Dr Kendall
doing grand rounds.
In case you missed Dr Fran Kendall's
MitoAction.org talk on Biopsies, click here for the MP3 file.
Feedback has been awesome as everyone likes to be empowered by knowledge.
See our Resources tab for a detailed handout on Biopsies or go to:
was a presenter and on a number of panels at the UMDF Symposium
in Scottsdale, AZ this past June.
saw a few of her
patients inpatient at a local hospital and she
was consulted by staff at a hospital located outside the Atlanta metro area.
If you or your child are hospitalized, please contact us as we are here to assist with your care.
was honored to present a well received lecture on Autism and Mitochondrial Disease for the North Fulton County Autism group.
See our Lecture page for the slideshow and audio.
Dr. Kendall was elected to the Medical Advisory Committee for MitoAction, one of two national organizations dedicated to Mitochondrial Disease and awareness.
is excited about working with many of her
former Harvard colleagues on behalf of all of you.
See and hear Dr. Fran D Kendall's
"Overview of Mitochondrial Disorders"presentation to Georgia School Nurses in our About Us section.
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Dr Fran Kendall
is 100% focused on patient care for children & adults from around the world with rare genetic, metabolic, mitochondrial & inherited disorders by providing: evaluation, consultation, next gen sequencing, exome gene sequencing, buccual swab (cheek) testing, biopsies, testing interpretation, medical record review, second opinions performed remotely, diagnosis & ongoing management.
VMP is the brainchild of Dr. Fran Kendall, a renowned expert in genetics for over 20 years and former owner of a successful genetic laboratory and genetic clinical practice.