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Changing the Future, Changing Lives

Changing the Future, Changing Lives


Thank you for attending the Changing the Future, Changing Lives event. We hope that you enjoyed the evening, and found the presentations to be informative and interesting.

If you would like to make a contribution to support our research efforts, please click here.

To direct your contribution to a specific researcher, please contact Rachel Petrucelli, Vice President of Development at the Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation at rachel.petrucelli@chp.edu or 412-692-3912. Details on our presenters can be found below.

Click here to learn more about the pediatric research program at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC.  

 

  Stephen M. Maricich, PhD, MD
A Future Where All Children Can Hear Clearly

Division of Child Neurology
Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

More Information:

Physician Profile

Child Neurology


Michael J. Morowitz, MD, FACS
A Future Where Bacteria Are Our Friends and Not Our Enemies

Division of Pediatric General & Thoracic Surgery
Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

Assistant Professor of Surgery
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

More Information

Physician Profile

Division of Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery


  Radhika Muzumdar, MD
A Future Where Living Longer Also Means Living Healthy

Chief, Pediatric Endocrinology
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Cell Biology
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

More Information:

Physician Profile

Division of Pediatric Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism


  Ken K. Nischal, MD, FRCOPHTH
A Future Where Being Born Blind Does Not Mean Total Darkness

Chief, Division of Pediatric Ophthalmology, Strabismus
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

Director, Pediatric Program Development
UPMC Eye Center

Professor of Ophthalmology
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

More Information:

Physician Profile

Division of Pediatric Ophthalmology, Strabismus and Adult Motility



  Edward V. Prochownik, MD, PhD
A Future Where Cancer is No Longer a Threat to Life


The Paul C. Gaffney Professor of Pediatrics 
Professor of Microbiology & Molecular Genetics Section of Hematology/Oncology
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

More Information:

Physician Profile

Division of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology