Patient Care News and Updates

Read the latest news related to the NF Center’s clinical care and complementary care programs, therapy recommendations, patient highlights, and more.

SAVE THE DATE: NeuroDay 2014 at the St. Louis Science Center

Join the Washington University NF Center at NeuroDay 2014 at the St. Louis Science Center! Team NF is heading to MORE »

Courtney’s Corner: 31 Days of March Motor Madness!

It’s the time of year for March Motor Madness! March is an exciting time at the Washington University NF Center. MORE »

HOLIDAY SPECIAL: Therapy Activities for Valentine’s Day

Happy Valentine’s Day from the Washington University NF Center! Valentine’s Day is a great opportunity to remind those around you MORE »

Symposium Sneak Peek: Dr. Elaine Mardis Discusses Advanced Sequencing Methods to Better Understand NF1

Elaine Mardis, PhD, is Professor in the Department of Genetics at Washington University as well as Co-Director of The Genome MORE »

UPDATE: NF Clinical Trials for the Winter 2014 Quarter

We’ve updated the NF Clinical Trials section of our website via clinicaltrials.gov. Studies that have recently been added include: A MORE »

Grad Student Profile: Anne Solga – Studying Non-Cancerous Cells in Optic Pathway Gliomas

Anne Solga is studying the role of non-cancerous cells in NF1-associated optic glioma as an initial step towards identifying new MORE »

Bravelets™ for Valentine’s Day

Consider giving someone you love a Bravelet for Valentine’s Day! With each item purchased, $10 will be donated to the Washington University NF Center in MORE »

Club NF Creates Art!

On February 1, 2014, the Washington University NF Center in collaboration with the St. Louis Children’s Hospital Foundation hosted their MORE »

Symposium Sneak Peek: Dr. Sean Morrison Discusses Stem Cells and NF1

The Washington University NF Center is pleased to welcome Dr. Sean Morrison as one of the 2014 Washington University NF MORE »

NEW STUDY: Social and Behavioral Health in NF1

Researchers in the Washington University NF Center are currently recruiting both adults and children with NF1 to better understand the MORE »