Spina Bifida

Carter Center at Kennedy Krieger Institute To Host Conference, Provide Screenings for Holoprosencephaly

March 15, 2002
Coincides with National Institutes of Health conference on rare condition

BALTIMORE, MD - Families from all over the world will be arriving at the Kennedy Krieger Institute on April 10 to be evaluated for holoprosencephaly (HPE), a rare brain condition affecting children. Many of these families also will be attending the National Institutes of Health (NIH) conference on HPE on April 8-9.

Spina Bifida

To find patient care programs and faculty treating spina bifida at Kennedy Krieger Institute, as well as research investigating this disorder, please see the right-hand column below. Additional helpful information, including definitions, symptoms, Institute press releases, Potential magazine articles, and other resources outside the Institute, have also been provided for readers on this page.

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