Video Series: Our Team
Health Topics: Genetics
Dr. Summar discussing genetics department (1 of 3)
"We love going to Children's National. The first visit was very hard since we found out about the diagnosis, but after that we have only had good visits. My daughter loves going there."
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Genetics expert Marshall Summar, MD, interviewed Jess Thoene, one of the founders and pioneers in the field of inborn errors in metabolism in rare diseases.
In a highly innovative model, Children’s National Health System is engaged in a top research collaboration to replicate the behavior of liver tissue, unmask the mechanism behind disease, and accelerate the path from lab to market for novel therapies.
Dr. Marshall Summar interviews Hemoshear CEO James C. Powers about technological advances in the rare disease field.