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Advocating for Plasma Donations and Home Infusion

The GBS|CIDP Foundation International recently led the American Plasma Users Coalition (APLUS) in creating a letter to federal and state agencies regarding two important topics to our community: plasma donations and home infusion. The Foundation and APLUS want to make sure that lawmakers are aware that plasma collection centers are considered “essential” according to the…

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GBS|CIDP Foundation International Becomes a Member of the National Health Council

In 2019, The GBS|CIDP Foundation International was honored with a membership to the National Health Council (NHC). The Foundation joins over 140 other organizations, including major pharmaceutical companies, well-known patient support foundations, and respected professional societies, in their Membership. The mission of the NHC is to provide a united voice for the 160 million people…

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