News & Events

Welcome Dr. Joshua Katz!

December 5, 2019 – The Sumaira Foundation for NMO is pleased to welcome Joshua Katz, MD to its medical advisory board. Joshua Katz, MD Dr. Joshua Katz is the Co-Director of the Elliot Lewis Center in Wellesley, which treats over 2,500 patients with multiple sclerosis, neuromyelitis optica, anti-MOG antibody syndrome, and other CNS demyelinating diseases…. Read More

 


PARTNERSHIP ANNOUNCEMENT | TSF x The MOG Project

November 13, 2019 – The Sumaira Foundation for NMO (TSF) and The MOG Project announced their partnership on November 13, 2019 in their shared mission to raise awareness for myelin oligodendrocyte glycoprotein antibody-associated disease (MOG-AD). Since its nascence, TSF has focused on raising awareness and funds for neuromyelitis optica. In mid 2019, the organization shared… Read More

 


ANNOUNCEMENT | The NMO Clinic & Research Laboratory at MGH (Boston)

The NMO Clinic and Research Laboratory at Massachusetts General Hospital November 7, 2019 – Three board members of The Sumaira Foundation for NMO, Dr. Michael Levy, Dr. Marcelo Matiello, and Gabriela Romanow, are formally announcing the creation of  The NMO Clinic and Research Laboratory at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH). The Clinic is founded on three… Read More

 


Welcome Dr. Bart Chwalisz!

October 30, 2019 – The Sumaira Foundation for NMO is pleased to welcome Bart Chwalisz, MD to its medical advisory board. Bart Chwalisz, MD Dr. Chwalisz grew up in Poznan, Poland and later in Berlin, Germany before moving to the United States. After college, he taught and researched Medical Ethics at the University of Oxford,… Read More

 


5th Annual NMO Awareness Gala

SAVE THE DATE | MARCH 28, 2020 Early-bird tickets will be available for purchase beginning December 13, 2019. For sponsorship inquiries, email events@sumairafoundation.org