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16 October, 2018

Pallister-Killian syndrome (PKS) is a tissue limited mosaic disorder, characterized by variable degrees of neurodevelopmental delay and intellectual disability, typical craniofacial findings, skin pigmentation anomalies and multiple congenital malformations. The wide phenotypic spectrum of PKS in conjunction with the mosaic distribution of the i(12p) makes…

14 October, 2018

Dr. Keijzer received his MD (with honours), PhD (Medicine) and MSc (Molecular Medicine) from ErasmusMC in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. Before starting his specialist training, he did a one-year research fellowship (as part of his PhD) at the Lung Biology Program of the Hospital for Sick…

09 October, 2018

Nicki Young is the mother of Anderson, born on September 21, 2012.  At her 38 week checkup, 8 days prior to  Anderson’s birth, they learned that he had left sided CDH.  This was not detected on his 18-week ultrasound. Anderson spent 28 days in the…

09 October, 2018

Start your Christmas shopping now all while helping a great cause!! Shop Snapdragon with Nikki Lambert, all proceeds made will be donated for the entire month of October to CDH International in memory of Shane Torrence. Shopping link: https://snapdragonhome.com/?aff=3174

09 October, 2018

Featured cherub of the week is Nathaniel Cummings. Nathaniel Cummings is the son of Chris and Jessica  Cummings. Jessica is the Hospital Angel for Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Here is Nathaniel’s CDH story written by Jessica: Nathaniel was diagnosed with CDH in 2011 at his 18 week ultrasound because his…

09 October, 2018

Here is a list of the current Facebook fundraisers benefiting CDH International and CHERUBS: Teresa’s Birthday Fundraiser (ends 10/9!) Kenn’s Birthday Fundraiser  (ends 10/9!) Ashley’s Birthday Fundraiser (ends 10/9!) Caitie Mary’s Fundraiser (ends 10/11!) Alicia’s Birthday Fundraiser (ends 10/11!) Beth’s Birthday Fundraiser Maddison’s Birthday Fundraiser Melinda’s Birthday…

09 October, 2018

From our President, Dawn Ireland: I was extremely honored to be asked to speak at the 2018 Global Genes Summit this week in Irvine, California. “Non- Profit 101: Launch and Governance of a Non-Profit” – the good, bad and the ugly in all the pieces…