National Tay-Sachs & Allied Diseases Association

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January 2023 Issue

Community News

In this Issue:

  • 45th Annual Family Conference
  • A Rare Mom’s Goals for Her Daughter
  • Rare Disease Day
  • Remembering Fred Horak
  • Research Initiative Funding
  • NTSAD Seeking Finance Board Member

On Thursday, November 10, 2022,
the NTSAD Community gathered
at the Royal Sonesta in Boston for the
first in-person Imagine & Believe
event in three years to commemorate
NTSAD’s 65th Anniversary.

On Thursday, November 10, 2022, the NTSAD Community will gather at the Royal Sonesta in Boston for the first in-person Imagine & Believe event in three years to commemorate NTSAD’s 65th Anniversary.

We Care for Rare

Jessie Jackson
Juvenile GM1 Disease

“Jessie (age 30) loves going on adventures! Like going to Nitro Harley Racing. She is not about to let GM1 keep her from LIVING life!”

Merlie Jackson, Jessie’s Mom