Dr. Cohen to present update on GI research

Dr. Louis Cohen will present an update on HPS gastrointestinal research at the 27th Annual HPS Network Conference, to be held March 13 – 15 at the Long Island Marriott in Uniondale, NY. People with HPS can experience gastrointestinal complications that are very...

National Institutes of Health gets $2.6 billion budget boost

On Dec. 20, 2019 President Trump signed into law a legislative package that, among many other national budget items, included a $2.6 billion, or 7 percent, budget increase for the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in 2020, as well as a $636 million budget increase...

Take part in survey to help the rare disease community

  The National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD) is conducting a survey to collect data about the diagnosis and care of people with rare diseases. NORD first conducted the survey in 1989 and then again in 2003. This is a follow up survey to help NORD and...

Christmas Jazz raises money for the HPS Network

JoAnn Criblez and The Jingle Boys entertained an audience of HPS Network supporters at Jingles and Jazz, held Dec. 12 at the Tilles Center Atrium, Long Island University Post. The fundraiser to benefit the HPS Network featured a range of holiday favorites, mostly...