Register for all-new conference | Cultural Considerations for Clinicians: Caring for the Plain Community

Register today for an all-new virtual conference! Join us virtually on Saturday, October 23rd. This CME-eligible conference connects people of all backgrounds to information and evidence-based education to improve access for the Plain community for improved health care and services.

The conference speakers include experts from the Clinic for Special Children, Elizabethtown College, Wellspan, and the University of Maryland.

Click here for the conference flyer.

Click here for the agenda.

Register for the conference HERE. 

Over $33,000 raised during the 2021 Clinic for Special Children 5k!

Thank you for raising over $33,000 for the Clinic for Special Children during the 2021 5k! It was a great fall morning with over 290 registrants, a bake sale, kid’s color fun run, and more!

2021 Clinic for Special Children 5k Results & Photos

View the 2021 CSC 5k Race RESULTS HERE

View photos from the 2021 CSC 5k HERE



We’re so grateful to our 2021 Clinic for Special Children 5k sponsors!

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Kid’s Color Fun Run Presented by:


Thank you to our sponsors!



Dr. Erik G. Puffenberger & Karlla W. Brigatti, MS, CGC pen chapters for new genomics book

The Clinic for Special Children’s Laboratory Director, Dr. Erik G. Puffenberger, and Research Operations Director, Karlla W. Brigatti, MS, CGC, penned chapters in a recently published book, Genomics of Rare Diseases – Understanding Disease Genetics Using Genomic Approaches.

Dr. Puffenberger’s chapter covered recessive diseases and founder genetics and Karlla Brigatti’s chapter detailed an introduction to the concepts of genetics and genomics.

The textbook is published by Academic Press and available for purchase.  The editors for the book are Claudia Gonzaga-Jauregui and James R. Lupski.

To purchase the textbook, please visit HERE.

To read a press release about the book, please visit HERE.