Kevin O’Brien, Associate Investigator for the HPS protocols at the National Institutes of Health, will present “HPS 101” at the 24th Annual HPS Network Conference, to be held March 10 – 12, at the Long Island Marriott in Uniondale, NY. Thjs is a perfect session for anyone new to living with HPS, or for anyone who needs a refresher. Kevin is also happy to answer questions about HPS one-on-one throughout the conference.

Kevin O’Brien, RN, MS, CRNP, is the associate investigator for the HPS protocols at the National Institutes of Health. He’s an adult internal medicine nurse practitioner. Those of us who have been in his care know that he has a reputation for being compassionate, thorough and for giving you any news he has straight up. Kevin cares for adults with HPS at the NIH and was a key participant in the Phase III drug trial of Pirfenidone to treat the pulmonary fibrosis of HPS. He’s also a proud husband and father.