One of the nation’s top oncologists, Dr. Spector struggled with long undiagnosed Lyme disease that left his heart so badly damaged he needed a heart transplant. He has joined GLA’s SAB because “this is an organization that is passionate about changing the lives of those suffering with Lyme disease and co-infections.”
GLA awards record amount to seven exceptional researchers advancing the science of post-treatment Lyme disease syndrome or “chronic” Lyme.
Global Lyme Alliance says adult stage ticks can be active even in cooler weather, so don’t be caught off-guard.
Global Lyme Alliance (GLA), the leading Lyme and tick-borne disease nonprofit organization promoting research and education, announced today its inaugural “Uniting for a Lyme-Free World” Gala raised nearly $3 million for the group’s efforts to conquer Lyme and other tick-borne diseases. GLA, based in Greenwich, CT., was formed earlier this year by the merger of the Lyme Research Alliance and Tick-Borne Disease Alliance, two of the most influential voices on Lyme and tick-borne diseases.
Global Lyme Alliance (GLA), the nation’s leading Lyme and tick-borne disease nonprofit devoted to research and education, has announced that its fourth annual golf outing will take place Thursday, September 10 at the exclusive Stanwich Club in Greenwich, CT. Proceeds from the event will be used to help fund research and ultimately find a cure for Lyme and other tick-borne diseases.
A who’s who of notables will be honored Thursday, October 8, when Global Lyme Alliance (GLA), the leading Lyme and tick-borne disease nonprofit promoting research and awareness, holds its “Uniting for a Lyme-Free World” Inaugural Gala at Cipriani, 42nd Street in New York.
May is Lyme Disease Awareness Month and Global Lyme Alliance (GLA), the nation’s leading Lyme and tick-borne disease organization, has launched a “Bite Back Against Lyme” campaign in partnership with Heather Thomson, one of Bravo TV’s “Real Housewives of New York City.” Thomson, who has never had Lyme disease but said she has “pulled many a tick off of myself and my family,” says she “stands for the bitten, but I represent the unbitten.”
Sunny skies and cool temperatures made for great conditions last Sunday at Cove Island Park as nearly 400 runners and walkers participated in Global Lyme Alliance’s (GLA) inaugural “Lyme Walk & Run,” raising nearly $35,000.
Global Lyme Alliance (GLA) announced today that its “Time for Lyme” Gala, held last Saturday at the Hyatt Regency Greenwich, raised over $850,000 to fund research and ultimately a cure for Lyme and other debilitating tick-borne diseases. “We are extremely grateful to our sponsors, volunteers, donors, friends and families who made this year’s Gala such a success,” said Robert Kobre, GLA’s chairman. “Their dedication to advancing research and education initiatives to ultimately find a cure for Lyme and tick-borne diseases is extraordinary.”