UDN - Undiagnosed Diseases Network

UDN - Undiagnosed Diseases Network

Mission Statement

The Undiagnosed Diseases Network (UDN) is an initiative to facilitate the diagnosis of conditions that have eluded diagnosis through the coordinated action of leading clinical and research centers.

Meet the Team

UCLA Principal Investigators


Katrina Dipple

Stanley Nelson

Christina Palmer

Eric Vilain

Study Coordinators


Naghmeh Dorrani
(310) 825-8084
ndorrani@mednet.ucla.edu

Matthew Herzog
(310) 210-4368
mherzog@mednet.ucla.edu

Allison Zheng
(310) 794-6395
azheng@mednet.ucla.edu

Co-Investigators


Patrick Allard

Esteban Dell'Angelica

Brent Fogel

Hane Lee

Julian Martinez-Agosto

Neil Parker

Janet Sinsheimer

Other Project Personnel


Emilie Douine-Barthelemy

Ascia Eskin

Jeanette Papp
* For information or questions, please contact the study coordinators (ndorrani@mednet.ucla.edu, mherzog@mednet.ucla.edu, or azheng@mednet.ucla.edu) *

Your Stay at UCLA

Clinical and Translational Research Center

The Clincal and Translation Research Center specializes in using the latest knowledge and research to help create better health care and disease prevention. Patients accepted in the Undiagnosed Disease Network will be seen at the CTRC on the UCLA medical campus in Los Angeles, CA. Throughout their stay at the CTRC, patients will be seen by an extensive multidisciplinary team of specialists equipped with cutting edge health care tools to better help understand the unique circumstances surrounding each patient. For more information about the CTRC please contact the study coordinators and go to http://ctrc.ctsi.ucla.edu/ucla/pages

Tiverton House

UCLA Tiverton House
UCLA Tiverton House is a 100-room hotel designed to meet the needs of Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center patients and their families, and is only a short walk from the UCLA campus. Patients accepted into the Undiagnosed Disease Netowrk will stay at the Tiverton House during the course of their clinical visit to the UCLA medical campus. The Tiverton House has made all of its amenities available to the Undiagnosed Disease Network, including: spacious rooms, wireless internet, breakfast, shuttle service, and much more! For more information about the UCLA Tiverton House, please contact the study coordinators or visit http://tivertonhouse.ucla.edu/body.cfm?id=43

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