The Lyme Disease Association’s Advocate dinner held Friday evening October 26 prior to the LDA/Columbia CME conference was well attended with group representation from Rhode Island, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Maryland, Colorado, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Vermont, California and Maine. The groups are part of the LDAnet umbrella network. LDA Rhode Island Chapter Co-Chair Julie Merolla led the […]
The Lyme Disease Association (LDA), an organization which expanded its focus nationally 28 years ago, is dedicated to Lyme disease education, prevention, research funding, and patient support. An average of 97 cents of every dollar raised by the Lyme Disease Association is spent directly for its programs.
Click here for DC – Written Testimony, US House Global Health & Human Rights Committee House Committee on Foreign Affairs, Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, & Human Rights, July 17, 2012 by Patricia V. Smith, President, Lyme Disease Association, Inc.
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Remarks of Pat Smith, President, Lyme Disease Association, Gear Up for Lyme (VT) 2016 Welcome & thanks to all of you who organized, participated, or supported the bikers in this race today and in the past 11 races, since the first in 2004. From 2004-2014, the Manchester Rotary has raised a total of more than […]
Click here for bios. Patricia V. Smith, BA, President / Click for Publications Richard H. Smith, BA, Vice President, Treasurer Corey Lakin, AB , 2nd Vice President, Technical Support Ruth Waddington, RN, Corresponding Secretary Jeannine Phillips, BA, Recording Secretary Timothy (Tim) Lynagh, […]
IRS EIN # 22-3123551 / Massachusetts exempt # 223-123-551 10/20/15 Testimony to Massachusetts Joint Committee on Financial Services (H901/S502)From Patricia V. Smith President, Lyme Disease Association, Inc. (LDA) Thank you, Chairmen Eldridge & Michlewitz […]
March 31, 2015 Testimony from: Lyme Disease Association, Inc. a national non-profit raising funds for research, education, prevention, patient support To: Oregon Senate Committee on Health firstname.lastname@example.org To: Chairman Laurie Monnes Anderson and Committee Members At this time, your committee is considering Senate Bill 916, a worthy goal to help the public prevent […]
The Lyme Disease Association, Inc. (LDA) formulated a response to FDA to be included in its comment period on its testing Guidance which will affect specialty lab Lyme tests. Groups who wanted to support the position taken by the LDA were able to join in on the letter. Letter was submitted with 73 groups signed on. […]
The LDA requested Lyme leaders to sign on to a letter against the Amendment in the Nature of a Substitute to HR 4701. Letter with signups was sent 7/7/14 to Energy & Commerce with this note: “Attached please find a letter stating the position of 154 groups from over 35 states across the US opposing […]