On May 22, Congressman Blumenauer, of Oregon, recognized the Month of May as GBS|CIDP AWARENESS Month and introduced the Medicare IVIG Access Enhancement Act to the House of Representatives. Read full script here Additionally, Congressman Holding of North Carolina also introduced the Medicare IVIG Access Enhancement Act on May 23rd. Read full script here. Download…Read More about Congress Recognizes the month of May as GBS|CIDP Awareness Month
Please join us in welcoming Nancy DiSalvo to the GBS|CIDP Board of Directors! ARead More about Nancy DiSalvo Elected to GBS|CIDP Board of Directors
The GBS|CIDP Foundation International is delighted to share this important Walk & Roll update! On March 9 at Dry Creek Park in Clovis, California, GBS volunteer and Clovis Walk Chairman, Robert Vasquez hosted yet another exciting Walk & Roll fundraising event with a record-breaking 320 walkers in attendance! Thus far the event has raised $10,356…Read More about Clovis Walk & Roll Breaks its Own Record!
In 2017, a nationwide survey of US CIDP patients was conducted to assess the impact of disease-related disability and treatment on lifestyle and work activities. Approximately 3250 individuals aged ≥18 years, recruited by the GBS|CIDP Foundation and self-reported to have CIDP, were invited to complete an online survey; of these, 475 completed the survey and…Read More about CIDP Disease Burden — Results of a US Nationwide Patient Survey
On March 4, the Fresno BEE published “Rare illness left this Clovis man paralyzed. Now he’s helping others,” featuring GBS|CIDP Foundation’s volunteer, Rob Vasquez of Clovis, CA. The Clovis Walk & Roll, March 9, hosted by Rob, is the first of the 2019 Walk & Roll season! See Fresno Bee Video and ArticleRead More about Clovis, CA Walk & Roll Chair in the News