Department of Pediatrics

Get Involved: Parent to Parent Support Network


The National Congenital CMV Disease Registry assists nearly 600 families affected by CMV by providing a way to exchange information and by offering help and support to one another. When you join or update your profile, we will send you the current parent list. We appreciate periodic updates of your family's contact information and your child's profile. Please give us an update about your child's developmental milestones, new treatments, achievements, and accomplishments.

Member information: join and update online, or download and print the Parent Permission Form.

Upon completing and signing the form, please mail it to the address at the top of the form.

Helpful resources: to view the resources available recommended by parents, download the complete the printable Parent Support Network Resource List.




Your donation to Congenital CMV Research is truly an investment in a healthier future for you, your family, and generations to come. These gifts help support continuous research, education, awareness and outreach. Our research focuses on the effects CMV has on newborn babies, as well as ways to treat and prevent congenital CMV infection and disease.

Thank you in advance for your generosity and support.


We accept: Credit card, check, publicly traded stock, real estate and life insurance. Please make checks payable to: CMV Research Fund.

For additional options and details contact the Director of Gift Records: Melanie Riezner at (713) 798-4716 or Ronald Cressy at (713) 798-6880.

Your donation to support Congenital CMV Research is tax deductible through Baylor College of Medicine, a 501(c)(3) organization. Online donations are through a secure site, responsible for handling online transactions for Baylor College of Medicine.