The New MIBG Therapy Suite at Children’s Hospital

The DRS Architects project team was pleased to have the opportunity to join UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh, the Children’s Hospital Foundation and the named donors Paul “Triple H” Levesque and Stephanie McMahon Levesque in the Dedication Event for the new MIBG Therapy Suite at Children’s Hospital. The new MIBG Treatment Suite is one of the very few of its kind in the country.

MIBG therapy is a new treatment used for of neuroblastoma patients with inoperative tumors that have not responded to standard induction chemo therapy and relapsed patients. MIBG therapy is also currently is being studied for use in newly diagnosed neuroblastoma patients as well. It is projects like this one that gives our healthcare design team the passion they all have for designing new and innovative healthcare facilities. Thank you to the Children’s Hospital Foundation for such a moving and awareness driven event.

Click here to read the article in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.

Click here to read the article in the Pittsburgh Business Times.

Click here to watch the news clip from KDKA Pittsburgh News.

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