Celebrity Partners

 Celebrity Partners 

Over the years, the Lyme Disease Association has had the opportunity to work with individuals from different areas of the arts and other fields who have helped LDA with its mission. LDA is grateful to them for lending a hand to Lyme patients.

Mary Mcdonnell

Mary McDonnell (actor)

Amy Tan

Amy Tan (author)

Rebecca Wells Rebecca Wells (author)
Meg Cabot

Meg Cabot (author)

Jean Carroll

E. Jean Carroll (author)

Jordan Fisher Smith

Jordan Fisher-Smith (author)


The Lyme Disease Association is grateful for the support lent by the following individuals for some of its past programs:  Pennsylvania entertainer Tony Farina; TV star Irene McGee; former WPLJ Disc Jockey Rocky Allen;  Magee Hickey reporter for WPIX News in NY; WNBC News Anchor Chuck Scarborough; Jayne Atkinson – film, Broadway, and television actress; and WNBC News Dr. Max Gomez,  former medical correspondent.



Corporate Partners

The Lyme Disease Association has partnered with many corporations over the years to promote education and research about Lyme and tick-borne diseases. This list includes a sample of past and present partners.

Steven & Alexandra Cohen Foundation
  • Conference educational support 2015, 2016, 2017
IGeneX, Inc.

  • Tickmark (tick ID bookmarks), ABCs of Lyme Disease & LymeR Primer brochures, Literati with Lyme, commercial sponsorship for conferences 2013, 14, 15, 16, 17
  • LymeR Primer 2014, 2017
  • LymeR Primer 2008, 2014, 2017
Galaxy Diagnostics
  • LymeR Primer 2017
Connecticut Tick Control
  • LymeR Primer 2014, 2017
Tick Box Technology Corporation
  • LymeR Primer 2017

Sawyer Products, Inc.

  • LymeR Primer 2017
New Jersey Laboratories
  • LymeR Primer 2008, 2014, 2017
SealYur Products
  • LymeR Primer 2014
ACN Graphics
  • Conference printing work
Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons
  • Joint sponsors with LDA of fully accredited CME scientific conferences 2002-2012
Corning, Inc.
  • CME & public education
Rotary International, Manchester, Vermont
  • Gear Up for Lyme Bike Climb up Mt. Equinox 2004-2016 (ex. 2015)
Rotary International, Brookfield, Connecticut
  • New LDA business sized tick card 2009, 2012
University of Medicine & Dentistry
  • TickLES video for Lyme disease prevention 2009
IDEXX Veterinary Labs
  • Trainings and conferences on Lyme in animals
DEET Education Program
  • Proper use of pesticides education
Houghton Mifflin, Penguin Editions (USA)
  • Literati with Lyme support
Harper Collins
  • Literati with Lyme support
Expository School of Writing & School of Social Work, NYU
  • Literati with Lyme support
Columbia University Medical Center
  • Literati with Lyme support
Weil, Gottshal, & Manges
  • Pro bono legal services
Law Offices of Jurij Mykolajtchuk
  • Pro bono legal services
PSAV Presentation Services
  • Video
Home Solutions Infusion Therapy
  • Education
Delaware 87ers Basketball Team 
With Elena Delle Donne (Women’s National Basketball Association)        
  • Benefit Basketball Games to Support LDA’s LymeAid 4 Kids fund
Pittsburg Pirates Front Office Staff
  • Benefit jeans day
Research Partners

 Allegheny Univ of the Health Sciences (PA)

 Boston Medical Center

Brigham & Woman’s

Columbia University/NYSPI

Edinboro University of Pennsylvania

Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA

 Georgia Southern University Research & Service Fdn.

Hackettstown Regional Medical Center

Jersey Shore Medical Center (Meridian)

 Johns Hopkins University (MD)

 Kendall County Health Department (IL)

Loyola University Medical Center

Lyndon State College, VT

National Institutes of Health (NIH) / National Aeronautics & Space Administration (NASA)

New York Medical College

 New York State Psychiatric Institute

New York University

North Carolina State University, NC

Rockefeller University

Science Center University City (Philadelphia)

Shenandoah School of Pharmacy, VA

 Stony Brook University (NY)

Tulane Regional Primate Center.

U.S. Department of Agriculture (UDSA)

University of California, Davis

 University of Connecticut

University of Medicine and Dentistry New Jersey

University of New Haven

University of North Florida

University of Pennsylvania

University of Rhode Island

University of Toledo, OH