Nicole’s Nook: Productivity Apps Update

In this month’s Nicole’s Nook, Nicole Weckherlin, St. Louis Children’s Hospital Occupational Therapist, provides an update on her favorite productivity apps. Click on the images to download PDF documents. Also check out our extensive list of other apps which focus on organization and behavior, visual perceptual skills, fine motor skills and academics! Nicole Weckherlin, OTR/L Occupational […]

Elizabeth Wright-Jin Joins the Gutmann Laboratory

Elizabeth Wright-Jin, MD, PhD recently joined the research laboratory of NF Center Director, David H. Gutmann, MD, PhD, as a postdoctoral research fellow. Dr. Wright-Jin completed her MD and PhD training at Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine under the mentorship of Robert Heuckeroth, MD, PhD, where she worked on the impact of […]

The NF Center Wraps Up Another Successful Beat NF Session!

The Washington University Neurofibromatosis (NF) Center, in collaboration with our partners at Jazz St. Louis and the St. Louis Children’s Hospital Foundation, recently completed the 2019 Beat NF Spring Session. Toddler participants enjoyed five weeks of a jazz music motor therapy curriculum utilizing jazz music and physical therapy to promote social, attention, and motor skills […]

Amanda Costa Joins the Gutmann Laboratory

Amanda Costa has recently joined the research laboratory of the NF Center Director, David H. Gutmann, MD, PhD, as a postdoctoral research associate. She obtained her PhD with Helmut Kettenmann, PhD, at the Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine and the Charité University of Medicine, Berlin, Germany, where she investigated the importance of microglia in […]