The UAB NF Program is internationally recognized for its contributions to outstanding clinical care, research, and education related to all forms of neurofibromatosis (NF1, NF2, and schwannomatosis). We are the national coordinating center for the NF Clinical Trials Consortium, funded by the Department of Defense to perform clinical trials for all forms of neurofibromatsis.

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Neurofibromatosis Symposium Family Day 2016
Join us for this year’s NF Family Day Symposium on August 27th, 2016! Please RSVP here: Attendance is free. Breakfast, lunch, and childcare will be provided; please RSVP by August 24th so we can plan accordingly. Also, let us know if you have accessibility requirements (e.g. captioning translation service). Contact Ashley Cannon for additional information or questions (email:, phone: 205.996.2916). Click here to view the flyer which includes the schedule, speakers, and location.

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Clinical Services:
 Our goal is to deliver outstanding care for patients and families through integrated clinical and laboratory services. For some conditions, we are considered a national and international referral source.

 We seek to expand knowledge and create new applications through laboratory and clinical research along the continuum from fundamental studies to preclinical investigations, to bench-to bedside translation, to clinical practice and community implementation.

 We provide genetics education and training to students, health professionals, researchers, and the public.