News & Events

TSF Team Grows with 10 New Ambassadors

June 22, 2020 — The Sumaira Foundation for NMO is pleased to present its newest ambassadors to the TSF family. The ambassador team consists of 20 ambassadors who represent 15 states and 3 countries. The TSF ambassadors volunteer their time to lead the organization’s mission in their territories to raise awareness for NMO / MOG,… Read More


2020 State Proclamations

March 31, 2020 — The Sumaira Foundation for NMO is pleased to present the results of the NMO community’s outreach efforts to have March declared “NMO Awareness Month” across the nation. Movement founder and TSF Chief Community Relations Officer, Gabriela Romanow, is thrilled with the response from the governors, and even more, from the NMO… Read More


COVID-19 & NMO From the Experts Series

March 30, 2020 — The Sumaira Foundation for NMO (TSF) launched COVID-19 & NMO: From the Experts, a limited series of live Q&A focused on navigating the pandemic for those living with neuromyelitis optica. The premiere session featured Dr. Michael Levy, director of the NMO Clinic and Research Laboratory at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston…. Read More



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



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