News & Events

PROGRAM LAUNCH | ABCs of NMOSD

February 18, 2020 — SRNA is proud to collaborate with The Sumaira Foundation for NMO, Connor B. Judge Foundation, and The Guthy-Jackson Charitable Foundation to launch ABCs of NMOSD, a 10-part education podcast series to share knowledge about neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder (NMOSD) premiering on February 24, 2020 at 12:OO PM EST. This education series is… Read More

 


FOA | $25,000 NMOSD RESEARCH GRANTS

FUNDING OPPORTUNITY ANNOUNCEMENT In 2020, TSF will be awarding up to 4 research grants, each with a maximum award of $25,000. Frequently Asked Questions Who is eligible for the grant award? Clinical, translational and basic researchers with experience in the field of NMOSD and autoimmune diseases, who are affiliated with academic institutions in the United… Read More

 


PARTNERSHIP ANNOUNCEMENT | TSF x The Elliot Lewis Center

December 16, 2019 — The Sumaira Foundation for NMO (TSF) and The Elliot Lewis Center are pleased to announce their partnership as of December 2019. The organizations have a shared mission to enhance care and treatment of patients with neuromyelitis optica.  The Sumaira Foundation for NMO TSF is a 501(c)(3) organization founded by an NMO… Read More

 


5th Annual NMO Awareness Gala

  The theme for Gala 2020 is “old Hollywood” in celebration of the premiere of our 5-year impact video! We’ve set an ambitious goal to raise $100,000 to fund innovative, groundbreaking NMO research through TSF’s SPARK & Unicorn Grants.   Lauren Michaels & Gaetano Morello & HOST COMMITTEE Zachary Cohen | Sara Marsh | William… Read More

 


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