04 August 2009

LDA has awarded many grants over its lifetime. See a partial list here and the resultant publications and some of the conference presentations.
 

04 August 2009

Photo_2009_005.jpg (48875 bytes)(L to R) Kim Pappa, Lyme Information Network (LINK); Julie Ciucias, (LINK); Pat Smith president, Lyme Disease Association; and Jessica Naylor, (LINK), at a showing of Under Our Skin in Saybrook, CT on March 6. The showing was arranged by two seniors as part of a senior project at the High School and LDA was asked to speak about Lyme disease at the event. Kim Pappa is also Lyme Disease Association, Eastern Connecticut Chapter Chair.

04 August 2009

Photo_2009_006.jpg (53304 bytes)Regional Conference to Assess Research and Outreach Needs in Integrated Pest Management to Reduce the Incidence of Tick-Borne Diseases in the Southern US
Group workshop attendees at the Lyme in the South 3-day workshop at the CDC in Atlanta in January 2009. The conference was sponsored by the Southern Region Integrated Pest Management Center, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Bayer Environmental Science, Focus Diagnostics, Novozymes Biologicals, Inc.  Click the picture for enlargement and identification.

04 August 2009

Photo_2009_004.jpg (51686 bytes)Three of the Connecticut State Legislative co-introducers of HB 6200 (top L) Kim Fawcett; (2nd row 3rd, 5th from left) Jason Bartlett, Chris Lyddy; with (2nd from L) Maggie Shaw, Newtown Lyme Disease Task Force; (4th from L) Daniel Cameron, MD, President, ILADS; Karen Gaudian, Ridgefield Lyme Disease Task Force; Pat Smith, LDA president; and Kim Pappa, Eastern Connecticut Chapter, LDA. Other Lyme activists are also pictured.

The LDA and the Task Forces were in Hartford for meetings with legislators and to testify on the bill, HB 6200, in the Public Health Committee. The groups were favorable to the concept of doctor protection with some bill language changes.

04 August 2009


Photo_2009_017.jpg (42094 bytes)Pat Smith, President, Lyme Disease Association, appeared on the Nashville, TN Fox 17 – “Tennessee Mornings” program with Hosts Charlie Chase and Kelly Sutton.

 

 

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