News

Dr. Zuraw Attends the World Premier of “Special Blood”
Jul 24, 2016

A Message from Dr. Zuraw, Director of the US HAEA Angioedema Center at UC San Diego: “Special Blood” directed and produced by Natalie Metzger shines a bright light on the challenges that patients with Hereditary Angioedema (HAE) face as they live day to day. As a physician who specializes in this rare but very serious […]

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Clips of Dr. Riedl’s Presentation at the HAEi Global Conference in Madrid
Jun 1, 2016

1.) Dr. Riedl at the 2016 HAEi Global conference in Madrid discussing the gradual progression of HAE treatment from current medications to block symptoms towards future potential therapies aimed at correcting the underlying genetic causes.     2.) Dr. Riedl discussing RNA interference technology as a potential therapy for HAE at the 2016 HAEi Global […]

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January – News From The Center!
Jan 27, 2016

Greetings from the US HAEA Angioedema Center, Drs Z, R and I will be attending the WSAAI conference this week. I hope to send you updates on HAE information presented at the gathering. We will be back with a new QOTW in February. I would like to take the opportunity to observe a landmark. The […]

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November – News from the Center
Nov 26, 2015

Greetings from the US HAEA Angioedema Center, Happy Thanksgiving. We have much to be grateful for with the progress made in unraveling the pathophysiology, advances in treatment and development of an increasingly integrative approach to care of HAE. Truly, HAE ‘in motion’. As you have read, Drs Zuraw and Riedl both lectured at a forum […]

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ACAAI Annual Scientific meeting
Nov 18, 2015

Earlier this month, Dr. Zuraw and Dr. Riedl presented at a Hereditary Angioedema Symposium held during the 2015 ACAAI Annual Scientific meeting. The program was moderated by Dr. Richard Gower and attended by 450 allergists. The educational event provided a detailed update on the diagnosis and clinical management of HAE Types 1 and 2 as […]

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News From The Center – October 2015
Oct 21, 2015

News From The Center – October 2015 Greetings from the US HAEA Angioedema Center It was wonderful to see all of you at the ‘Patient Summit’ in Denver. Hopefully you were able to attend the keynote lectures from Drs Zuraw and Reidl. I want to thank you as well for your ongoing interest in participating […]

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September 2015 – News From the Center!
Sep 23, 2015

Greetings from the US HAEA Angioedema Center, We are currently on our way to Washington DC where Drs Zuraw, Riedl and I will be hosting the ‘Second International Conference on HAE with normal C1 Inhibitor’. Investigators from around the world will be attending to present their current research and insights. We are hopeful that we […]

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Immune Deficiency Foundation National Conference in New Orleans
Sep 8, 2015

Dr. Riedl pictured speaking at the Immune Deficiency Foundation National Conference in New Orleans where over 1300 attendees from 12 countries gathered to discuss the latest advances in immunodeficiency conditions. Dr. Michael Frank was also in attendance to speak and provide education on HAE. This summer Dr. Riedl also participated in a series of HAE lectures […]

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August 2015 News From The Center
Aug 15, 2015

Greetings from the US HAEA Angioedema Center, We hope that all of you are looking forward to the patient summit in October. The program looks wonderful and engaging. We will be presenting results of the research that you all participated in at our last summit. There will be some new studies that we need your […]

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INFORMATION ABOUT A NEW HAE STUDY: Hereditary Angioedema (HAE) and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Jul 29, 2015

Overview: Dr. Christiansen and her co-investigators at the US HAEA Angioedema Center at the University of California San Diego have initiated a study to understand the relationship between HAE attacks and trauma, stress, anxiety or depression. Understanding how stress may cause attacks of angioedema could ultimately lead to new insights and therapies to reduce the […]

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