Dr. Roman awarded Doctor of the Year by HPS Network

Dr. Jesse Roman was awarded the Doctor of the Year Award at the 24th Annual Hermansky-Pudlak Syndrome Network Conference, held March 10 – 12 at the Long Island Marriott in Uniondale, N.Y. Dr. Roman is a Professor of Medicine, Pharmacology and Toxicology at the...

Power Pro Wrestling and Klein Supporters Dare to be Rare

Amber Klein, and her dad Jeff, once again sold Dare to be Rare merchandise at the Power Pro Wrestling event, held at the Ellendale Fire Company in Ellendale, Del. on June 17th. Amber and her dad have worked in partnership with Power Pro Wrestling for many years to...

Action Alert: Respond to the post conference survey

  If you attended the HPS Network 2017 Conference, but you did not turn in your conference survey, please fill out the survey online now. We need your input to plan next year’s event. It is also helpful when searching for funding to help support the event. You...

HPS Network supports OPEN Act legislation

The HPS Network is one of more than 220 patient organizations urging Congress to pass the Orphan Products Extension Now Accelerating Cures and Treatments Act (OPEN Act). This legislation would offer incentives to pharmaceutical companies to repurpose existing drugs to...

Mangiafico runs Boston Run to Remember for Hermansky-Pudlak Syndrome

Liliana Mangiafico, a long-time supporter of the HPS Network and those affected by Hermansky-Pudlak Syndrome, ran the Boston Run to Remember May 28th to raise funds and awareness for HPS. Mangiafico has run the same race several years for the HPS Network and has used...