Ann Moser Award

Ann Moser Award

ALD Connect announced the new “Ann B. Moser ALD Community Award”, an honour which recognizes unusually impactful contributions to the ALD community at-large or major milestones in the history of the disease. The award was shared by Bob Wyborn and Associate Professor Stephan Kemp from the University of Amsterdam.

A letter from Professor Alfried Kohlschuetter

A letter from Professor Alfried Kohlschuetter

I am very grateful for the magnificent work that Elisa Seeger, Jean Kelley, Janice Sherwood, Gina Cousineau and many others are continuing to do in getting New Born Screening (NBS) for ALD throughout the United States and the resultant success. The rest of the world is awake and working on their individual country’s requirements to achieve NBS. Professor Kohlschuetter and […]

To Be of Use

To Be of Use

To Be of Use by Marge Piercy   The people I love the best Jump into work head first Without dallying in the shallows And swim off with sure strokes almost out of sight They seem to become natives of that element, The black sleek heads of seals Bouncing like half-submerged balls.   I love people who harness themselves, an […]

Words for the New Year

Words for the New Year

Another year has come around and like all New Years it brings many changes, hopes, fears and opportunities. As an almost silent contributor I would like to change that this year and particularly for those with any Leukodystrophy or life restricting disorder or disease. For those who have recently received the news that themself, or a loved one or ones […]