|Vicki and Fred Modell dedicated the first Jeffrey Modell Diagnostic and Research Center in Argentina. It is located at the Children’s Hospital Ricardo Gutiérrez, in Buenos Aires.
The 2 day event opened with an extraordinary KIDS DAY attended by more than 100 patients and their families. A theatrical presentation about the immune system included live music and a circus performance. The hospital dedication was highlighted with presentations by patients, physicians, and Vicki Modell, Co-founder of the Jeffrey Modell Foundation.
Dr. Liliana Bezrodnik, a renowned pediatric immunologist who will lead the Center said, “the establishment of the Jeffrey Modell Center in Argentina will provide notoriety and visibility in the global PI community as a Center of Excellence.”
Argentina’s National Television Network ran a 6-minute story on the dedication and La Nacion, Argentina’s leading newspaper published a story on the events.
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Please click here to view a video from the Television Station TN y la gente.