Welcome to the 2018 MSUD Symposim in Pittsburgh, PA
Sandy Bulcher, RN, MSUD Symposium Coordinator.

Uncovering the Metabolic and Nutrient Sensing Dysfunction in MSUD
Arvind Ramanathan, PhD, Buck Institute

Medical Management of MSUD
Nicholas Ah Mew MD, Children's National Health System.

NBS MSUD Connect Patient Registry
Rani Singh PhD, RD, Emory University. Aileen Kenneson-Adams, PhD, Emory University.

Genetic Therapies For MSUD
James Wilson, MD, PhD, UPenn Orphan Disease Center.

Using Patient-Derived Cells to Discover New Treatments for MSUD
Brian Wamhoff, PhD, HemoShear Therapeutics.

Gene Editing and Cell Transplantation for the Treatment of Liver Disease
Steven Strom, PhD, Karolinska Institute.

Nutrition Management of MSUD
Rani Singh PhD, RD, Emory University.

MSUD Teen and Adult Panel
Teens and adults discuss life with MSUD during a Q&A discussion.

MSUD Professional Panel
Dr. Ah Mew, Dr. Singh, and Dr. Bjoraker discuss life with MSUD and treatment for MSUD in a Q&A format.

Advocacy for the MSUD Community
Dr. Karen Reznik Dolins, EdD, RD, CSSD, CDN

Advocacy for the MSUD Community
Chad Farquharson.

MSUD Cooking Demonstration
Chef Neil, Vitaflo International.

Good Morning Peyton
The story of how a town comes together to support a young man with a rare disease.

Melvin Carruth

This letter is a tribute to my brother Melvin Carruth! We believe he is one of the oldest living African Americans with Maple Syrup Urine Disease.

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NBS-MSUD Connect: Your One-Stop Shop For MSUD Resources

NBS-MSUD Connect was launched as part of the Newborn Screening Connect patient registry (NBS Connect) in 2013 through a partnership between the Department of Human Genetics at Emory University, the Maple Syrup Urine Disease (MSUD) Family Support Group and other key stakeholders.

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Cambrooke Therapeutics

Cambrooke Therapeutics continues to expand its line of delicious and nutritious low protein foods to help improve the lives of individuals with Inborn Errors of Metabolism such as MSUD.

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Updates To Nutrition Management Guidelines

The Nutrition Management Guideline for MSUD was first published in 2014. Since that time, there have been reports of new research and experiences that have prompted updates of the guideline.

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Emory Metabolic Camp 2018 Announcement

Join us June 18-23, 2018 for the 24th Annual Metabolic Camp at Emory University in Atlanta, GA!

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From The Chairman’s Desk

As I sit here reflecting on how much the care and treatment of MSUD has changed over the years, my mind goes back to 1978 when our son Keith was born.

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MSUD Advocacy Report

Medical Nutrition Equity Act

The Medical Nutrition Equity Act (MNEA) would require all private insurance plans (state regulated or self-insured/self-funded) and federal health programs, including Children’s Health Insurance Program, Tricare, Medicaid, Medicare, and Federal Employee Health Benefit Plans, to provide coverage for formula and low-protein foods for all children and adults with MSUD.

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The MSUD Family Support Group Is Excited To Announce Their Participation In The Million Dollar Bike Ride

The MSUD Family Support Group is excited to announce their participation in The Million Dollar Bike Ride

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19th Biennial MSUD Symposium

I can’t believe that almost two years have passed and it is time for another MSUD Symposium! I am especially excited about this conference because I’ve built in extra time for social interaction.

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