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MIS-C diagnostic challenge

  • 1.  MIS-C diagnostic challenge

    Posted 09-01-2020 21:05
    Tue 9/1/2020 3:26 PM

    Agenda for 5 September International Pediatric-COVID-19 Collaborative Webinar 17:30-18:30 EDT/New York; 21:30-22:30--UTC

     

    17:30-17:40 EDT/New York---Adaptive Point Prevalence International Survey

    Katri Typpo, MD-Division Chief, Critical Care Medicine and Associate Professor, University of Arizona College of Medicine-Tucson

     

                    17:40-18:00 EDT/New York-Epidemiology of MIS-C-Q&A

                    Mike Levin, MD-Professor of Paediatrics & International Child Health at Imperial College

     

                    18:00-18:20 EDT/New York---Therapy for MIS-C-Q&A with International Panel of Experts

    Edward M. Behrens, MD-Chief of the Division of Rheumatology, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia; Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania

    Kevin Friedman, MD-Pediatric Cardiology, Boston Children's Hospital; Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

                    Lauren A. Henderson, MD, MMSc-Pediatric Rheumatology, Boston Children's Hospital; Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

                    Jay Mehta, MD, Ms-Pediatric Rheumatology, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia; Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania

                    Rae S. M. Yeung, MD, PhD-Rheumatology, The Hospital for Sick Children; Senior Scientist in Cell Biology, The Research Institute; Professor of Pediatrics, University of Toronto

     

                    18:20-18:30 EDT/New York---Personal Vignettes-Question for the Audience via Chat

                    Vinay Nadkarni, MD-Professor of Anesthesiology, Critical Care, and Pediatrics; Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, the Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania

     

    Next webinars:

    Saturday-17:30-18:30 New York / 21:30-22:30 UTC

    5 September

    3 October

    7 November

    5 December

    To join the distribution list contact: Susan Kourtis: susan.kourtis@childrens.harvard.edu for further information

     

     

     

    Please see below Funding Opportunity Announcement and share widely: https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-OD-20-023.html

     

    Emergency Awards (RFA OD-20-023): RADx-rad Predicting Viral-Associated Inflammatory Disease Severity in Children with Laboratory Diagnostics and Artificial Intelligence (PreVAIL kIds) (R61/R33 Clinical Trial Optional)   

     

    RFA OD-20-023 will support research on laboratory diagnostics integrated with digital health technologies and AI-based algorithms to rapidly diagnose and characterize SARS-CoV-2 associated illness in children and predict disease severity, including MIS-C. Please also note the companion FOA (RFA OD-20-019) for the Data Coordinating Center linked in the announcement.

     

    Key Dates:

    Letter of Intent Due Date: August 30, 2020

    Application Due Date: September 30, 2020 – (No Late Applications Accepted)
    Scientific Merit Review:
     October 2020
    Earliest Start Date: : 
    November 2020

    Expiration Date: October 1, 2020