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2014 Impact

This past year FPWR was able to support 20 research projects and initiatives – a new record for our small organization! Thanks to the keen guidance of our scientific advisory board and volunteer review panel, our portfolio of grants represent...

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Clinical Trials Alert, April 2015

PWS Clinical Trials Alert – April 2015   There are several new and ongoing opportunities for PWS families to participate in clinical studies. For more information on the opportunities below, as well as others, please visit http://www.fpwr.org/category/clinical-trials or clinicaltrials.gov....

Clinical Care Perspectives on PWS

The Center for Prader-Willi Syndrome at The Children’s Institute of Pittsburgh is hosting a Prader-Willi clinical conference on May 29, 2015.  The conference is designed for pediatric endocrinologists, pediatricians, family practitioners, child psychiatrists, nurses, therapists, clinical nutritionists and other medical...

Exciting News and Updates: March 2015

PWS Mental Health Workshop Draws Top Clinicians and Scientists from Around the World On March 1-3, 2015, approximately 45 top mental health professionals from around the world gathered in Bethesda, Maryland to discuss behavior and mental health in Prader-Willi...