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FSHD Society Radio with Drs. Wagner and Leung

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Sep 23, 2020 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

9:00 PM ET | 8:00 PM CT | 7:00 PM MT | 6:00 PM PT

Tim Hollenbeck, FSHD Radio show hostJoin host Tim Hollenback on Facebook Live every Wednesday evening. Our guests tonight are last week’s webinar speaker, Kathryn Wagner, MD PhD, and her colleague Doris Leung, MD PhD. Dr. Wagner has seen patients with FSH muscular dystrophy for more than 20 years. As director of the Center for Genetic Muscle Disorders at the Kennedy Krieger Institute and a Professor of Neurology and Neuroscience at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, she has established one of the world’s leading centers for FSHD research. Drawing on her deep experience treating children and adults with genetic muscle disease, she recently published a book for patients and families titled 100 Questions & Answers About Muscular Dystrophy (on Kindle also available direct from the publisher).  Dr. Leung is a member of the clinical and research staff at the Center for Genetic Muscle Disorders at the Kennedy Krieger Institute and an assistant professor in the Department of Neurology at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. Drs. Wagner and Leung will discuss clinical care and research at KKI and answer your questions!

Mark your calendar. Invite your friends to a listening party and chat with fellow Facebook listeners in the comments section. It’s a great community event! Whether you just need someone to talk to, are trying to solve a problem, or have ideas to share, we welcome your voice. You can call Tim at 414-375-2561 or post questions and comments in the Facebook comments section.


Sep 23, 2020
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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