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Health Topics: General Health and Pediatrics
Dr. Marschall is the director of the HIV Services Mental Health Program at Children's National.
Invest in future cures for some of life's most devastating diseases
Share your birthday with a child. Celebrate your life, and give a chance to someone who desperately wants to have as many as you.
Dr. Ferrer is an attending physician with HIV Services at Children's National.
The AIDS epidemic still claims an estimated 2 million lives each year, of which about 270,000 are children. The Washington, DC area leads the nation with one of the highest infection rates. Children’s National clinicians and staff play an important role in the treatment of those with the disease, and in changing the way our community thinks about HIV/AIDS by clearing up misconceptions and discouraging stigma and discrimination.
Soft tissue sarcoma is a type of cancer that grows in soft tissues that support and connect parts of the body.
Over the last 20 years, Children’s National Health System has received continued national and international recognition as well as steady grant support from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) for its successful fight against HIV-associated renal diseases in children.