The ECHO Effect

Project ECHO (the mantra for which is “All teach, all learn”) uses video-conferencing technology to provide education and case consultation on best practice clinical services, training, and resources for individuals with specific healthcare needs that are difficult to meet locally. The Waisman Center ECHO platform will serve as a diagnostic and treatment training hub to share the center’s expertise on intellectual and developmental disabilities, such as autism, Down syndrome, and cerebral palsy, throughout the state and beyond.

Thoughts of Gratitude: Scott Kornstedt

Shortly after Raegan was born to Scott and his wife Carrie, she was diagnosed with phenylketonuria, or PKU — a rare metabolic disorder that prevents her from properly metabolizing phenylalanine, a common amino acid that exists in most proteins. PKU is a rare disorder that affects approximately 16,000 people in the U.S. It is one of 47 disorders for which newborns in Wisconsin are screened. If left untreated, it can cause intellectual disabilities, seizures, among other health-related issues.

Waisman Whirl 2019 Results

WAISMAN WHIRL Madison, WI 10/06/2019 ********** OVERALL 5K RUN RESULTS ********** Place Bib Name Sex City Div/Tot Div Finish Pace ===== ===== ======================= === ================ ======== ========== ======= ===== 1 2510 Kyle Fisher M 1/4 …