Federal TBD Working Group Featured on NBC News NY

22 February 2018

NBC News 4 New York aired a piece on the federal Tick-Borne Working Group, Tri-State Helps Bring Hope to Lyme Wars Public Health Crisis, on February 21, 2018. The video featured LDA President, Pat Smith; Lyme Society, Inc. President, Bob Sabatino; John Aucott, Co-Chair of the Working Group; as well as a number of patients.

The Tick-Borne Disease Working Group was established by the 21st Century Cures Act to improve federal coordination of efforts related to tick-borne diseases. Members will review all U.S. Department of Health and Human Services efforts related to tick-borne diseases to provide expertise and help ensure interagency coordination and minimize overlap, examine research priorities and identify unmet needs.

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NBC News 4 NewYork featuring Tick-Borne Disease Working Group


Tri-State Helps Bring Hope to Lyme Wars Public Health Crisis
A major change is happening in the Lyme Wars with top experts taking action with help from people in the tri-state. Natalie Pasquarella reports.

 

 

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