|FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, April 19, 2001
Contact: Judith Wortman|
Office of Communications and Public Liaison
(301) 496-8190 firstname.lastname@example.org
New Registry Will Benefit Patients with Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
- Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill-Cornell University Medical Center in New York City;
- Johns Hopkins University Medical Center in Baltimore, Md.;
- Duke University Medical Center in Durham, N.C.;
- Morehouse School of Medicine in Atlanta, Ga.;
- Ball Memorial Hospital/Indiana University in Muncie;
- University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio; and
- University of Utah Health Sciences Center in Salt Lake City.
For additional information or to be placed on a list of people to be notified when registry enrollment begins, contact:
Robert A. S. Roubey, M.D.
Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Rheumatology and Immunology, CB #7280
Thurston Building, Room 3330
University of North Carolina
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7280
(919) 966-0572 (registry phone)
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