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Enjoy CSC’s 2020 Fall Newsletter!

The 2020 Fall edition of our newsletter details how we quickly diagnosed TJP2 in a young patient, the upcoming Extraordinary Give, a groundbreaking 30-year study on maple syrup urine disease, and our 2020 virtual 5k recap! Read the 2020 Fall CSC newsletter HERE

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CSC researchers contribute to novel discovery of de novo and inherited variants in GBF1

STRASBURG, PA- A new study details the identification of pathogenic variants in the gene GBF1 in four unrelated families with individuals affected by Charcot-Marie-Tooth neuropathy (CMT2) or hereditary motor neuropathies (HMNs). The study includes a long-term patient of the Clinic for Special Children (CSC) and details an example of gene discovery work at CSC. The […]

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2020 Virtual 5k | Over $10,000 Raised for the Clinic!

Thank You, Results, & Photos! Thank you to our 2020 Clinic for Special Children Virtual 5k participants for raising over $10,000! Over 130 registrants ran, jogged, biked, and walked all over the world in support of the Clinic. Your support this year allows us to continue to provide vital services to children and adults with […]

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Welcome to Dr. Grace Loudon

We are excited to officially welcome Dr. Grace Loudon to the Clinic for Special Children! Dr. Loudon, a family practice physician, will join Dr. Strauss, Dr. Carson, Dr. Poskitt, and nurse practitioner Donna Robinson in providing clinical services at the Clinic. Dr. Loudon’s training allows her to see patients of any age making her an […]

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Register today! 2020 Clinic for Special Children Virtual 5k

2020 Clinic for Special Children Virtual 5k Runners, joggers, and walkers are invited to participate in the 2020 Clinic for Special Children Virtual 5k! After careful consideration and due to COVID-19 public health safety guidelines, this year’s race has been moved to a virtual format. Between Saturday, September 19th and Saturday, September 26th, runners, joggers, […]

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Dr. Vincent Carson named Clinical Operations Director

We are excited to announce that Dr. Vincent Carson has been named the first Clinical Operations Director at the Clinic for Special Children! Dr. Carson joined the Clinic’s staff in 2016 as a Pediatric Neurologist. In this new role, Dr. Carson will be responsible for the day-to-day clinical operations, logistics, and services at the Clinic. […]

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COVID-19 Updates

May 28, 2020 To meet the challenge of the COVID-19 pandemic, we are continuously striving to provide accessible and high-quality medical care while also ensuring that the Clinic for Special Children (CSC) is a safe place for our patients and their families. Beginning June 8, 2020, we plan to increase the CSC’s capacity for on-site […]

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Enjoy CSC’s 2020 Summer newsletter!

The 2020 Summer edition of our newsletter includes COVID-19 updates from the Clinic, how the Clinic helped the Beiler family solve the mystery of Aldosterone Deficiency, updates on 2020 events, and more! Read the 2020 Summer CSC newsletter HERE

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2020 Union and Lancaster County Benefit Auctions | Cancelled

After careful consideration and due to COVID-19 public health safety guidelines, the 2020 Union County and Lancaster County Benefit Auctions for the Clinic for Special Children have been canceled. The Union County auction was originally scheduled for Saturday, June 6, 2020 and the Lancaster County auction was originally scheduled for Saturday, June 20, 2020. While […]

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CSC researchers publish landmark 30-year study on Crigler-Najjar syndrome

STRASBURG, PA- A new study summarizes more than 30 years of clinical experience and describes the clinical course of 28 individuals homozygous for damaging mutations in the UGT1A1 gene who were born between 1984 and 2015 with Crigler-Najjar syndrome. This morbid and life-threatening disorder is characterized by high levels of toxic bilirubin in the blood […]

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