Navigation Links
The National PKU Alliance Expands Leadership and Names Christine Brown as Executive Director
Date:4/7/2009

Experienced Leader Brings 15 Years of Nonprofit Expertise to National Organization

SPRINGFIELD, Va., April 7 /PRNewswire/ -- The National PKU Alliance (NPKUA), the only national organization dedicated to supporting those affected by the genetic disorder phenylketonuria (PKU), today announced that it has selected Christine Brown to be its first Executive Director. Brown brings extensive experience in nonprofit management, program development, fundraising and advocacy relations to the role.

As the NPKUA continues to grow, Brown will work directly with the Board of Directors and organization volunteers to advance the NPKUA mission and to ensure that the PKU community has a strong national voice. One of Brown's key priorities will be to encourage additional local organizations to take advantage of the benefits of membership. In the next few months, Brown will lead a membership drive and encourage alliance groups to share best practices in areas such as fundraising, advocacy and education.

"As the only national coalition of local and regional organizations serving the PKU community, we needed an experienced nonprofit professional who could further advance our ambitious plans," said NPKUA President Dick Michaux. "Brown has a very successful history of working with healthcare coalitions in tobacco control. As a result, we feel this makes her an ideal choice to move the organization forward."

"I am very excited and honored to be chosen as the first Executive Director of the National PKU Alliance," Brown said. "After spending the past 15 years building and leading nonprofit organizations, I look forward to doing so for the NPKUA. As a mother of two children with PKU, I am passionate about creating awareness for the cause and furthering the NPKUA's mission." Before joining the NPKUA as Executive Director, Brown also provided her expertise to the organization as a volunteer.

One of Brow
'/>"/>

SOURCE National PKU Alliance
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. National Press Club to Host NEWSMAKER Media Briefing on Taiwans Experience in National Health Care Insurance
2. Video: Participants Find New Routes, Routines on National Start! Walking Day
3. Carefx Expands International Presence with New Office in London
4. Community Hospice Supports National Healthcare Decisions Day
5. Mindray Medical to Exhibit New Products at 61st China International Medical Equipment Fair
6. The Medtronic Foundation Awards Fourth Grant to the National Parkinson Foundations National Parkinson Care Network Program
7. Credit Union Cherry Blossom Ten Mile Run Cherry Blossom Ten-Miler Raises $400,000 For Children's National Medical Center
8. Surgeon Named President-Elect of National Organization
9. Aurora BayCare is Wisconsins First Nationally Accredited Breast Program
10. Secretary of Health Walks the Walk to Kick Off National Public Health Week
11. National Public Health Week Begins Today With Launch of Viral Video Campaign
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/1/2015)... (PRWEB) April 01, 2015 IQ Formulations ... health and nutritional supplement companies in the U.S., today is ... testing and quality control standards for its herbal supplements.* GNC ... supply chain to ensure the accuracy of labeling on its ... veteran and IQ Formulations CEO Jay Cohen said: ...
(Date:4/1/2015)... April 01, 2015 Dr. Rod ... Distinguished Teaching Professor of the Department of Plastic Surgery ... doctors to review reports of blindness resulting from the ... . The group published their study, along with ideas ... Surgery journal. , "We began to see increasing reports ...
(Date:4/1/2015)... Senior Helpers of Central Texas ... of Choice Award by Home Care Pulse. The Best of ... to home care providers who receive the highest satisfaction scores ... in home care. This recognition reassures you that your home ... you with quality, trustworthy in home care. , In order ...
(Date:4/1/2015)... SkillSurvey, the leading provider of hiring ... and the premiere provider of on-line automated reference checking ... webinar on “Using Big Data to Recruit Millennials.” The ... officer of MorseLife, a nationally recognized provider of health ... families in Palm Beach County. , “As the most ...
(Date:4/1/2015)... The U.S. Department of Health and ... patients who are waiting for a lifesaving organ transplant.” ... statistic. , In the “Play Through with ... PGA TOUR golfer and two-time heart transplant recipient, raises ... organ donors. He inspires viewers by reminding them, ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:IQ Formulations Applauds GNC for Enhancing Its Testing and Quality Control Processes for Herbal Supplements 2Health News:Dr. Rod J. Rohrich and Colleagues Study Rare Occurrences of Blindness Caused by Use of Facial Fillers 2Health News:Dr. Rod J. Rohrich and Colleagues Study Rare Occurrences of Blindness Caused by Use of Facial Fillers 3Health News:Senior Helpers of Central Texas Awarded Prestigious 2015 Senior Home Care Provider of Choice Award from Home Care Pulse 2Health News:SkillSurvey Hiring Expert Series Continues with Webinar Featuring MorseLife 2Health News:SkillSurvey Hiring Expert Series Continues with Webinar Featuring MorseLife 3Health News:Donate Life America and Genentech have Partnered to Develop the “Play Through with Erik Compton to Donate Life" Public Service Announcement 2
... The United States,Agency for International Development (USAID) is ... solution that reduces the risk of,diarrhea. Sur,Eau is ... chlorine solution can be added to water immediately ... principally young children and,people living with HIV and ...
... April 25 Torchmark,Corporation (NYSE: TMK ) announced ... of $.14 per share on all of the outstanding ... the close of business of the,Company,s transfer agent on ... 1, 2008., Torchmark Corporation is a holding company ...
... April 25 AMDL, Inc. (Amex:,ADL), an international ... and diagnostic products in China, announced,today that a ... AMDL has been posted,by analyst Lauren Rudd at ... price of $23 and a Buy Recommendation., ...
... G.,Rendell said national "Cover the Uninsured Week" is the ... Basic Care (PA ABC), which,passed the House of Representatives ... care to hundreds of thousands of uninsured,Pennsylvanians., "Cover ... "Every day we hear from Pennsylvanians who are ...
... TV Game Show Host Spark Controversy, LOS ANGELES, ... television game show "The Price Is Right," recently spoke ... group formed to,support responsible dog ownership. The group has ... went into effect this month in Los,Angeles County (isn,t ...
... eye surgery, but complaints show it may not be for ... Tiger Woods lauds vision-correcting LASIK surgery as "life changing." NASA ... military says it has been performed on 112,500 military personnel, ... and complications of this elective surgery being lost in this ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Disinfecting Water Saves Lives in Rwanda 2Health News:The Rudd Report, Dated April 18, 2008, Updates AMDL's Recent Achievements 2Health News:Governor Rendell Says 'Cover the Uninsured Week' is Perfect Time for Action on Program to Provide Access to Health Care for Uninsured 2Health News:Governor Rendell Says 'Cover the Uninsured Week' is Perfect Time for Action on Program to Provide Access to Health Care for Uninsured 3Health News:Governor Rendell Says 'Cover the Uninsured Week' is Perfect Time for Action on Program to Provide Access to Health Care for Uninsured 4Health News:Governor Rendell Says 'Cover the Uninsured Week' is Perfect Time for Action on Program to Provide Access to Health Care for Uninsured 5Health News:Governor Rendell Says 'Cover the Uninsured Week' is Perfect Time for Action on Program to Provide Access to Health Care for Uninsured 6Health News:Bob Barker's 'Right' to Free Speech Comes with a 'Price' 2Health News:FDA Examines 'Quality of Life' for LASIK Patients 2Health News:FDA Examines 'Quality of Life' for LASIK Patients 3
(Date:4/1/2015)... 2015  Egalet Corporation (Nasdaq: EGLT ) ... on developing, manufacturing and marketing innovative pain treatments, ... $60.0 million aggregate principal amount of its convertible ... private placement to qualified institutional buyers pursuant to ... as amended (the "Act"). Egalet also granted the ...
(Date:4/1/2015)... April 1, 2015  Salix Pharmaceuticals, Ltd. ("Salix"), ... Inc. (NYSE: VRX ) (TSX:VRX), today announced ... $750,000,000 aggregate principal amount of its 6.00% Senior ... " Notes ") pursuant to two redemptions. On ... principal amount of the Notes, and on May ...
(Date:4/1/2015)... AVIV, Israel , April 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ ... a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the development ... the treatment of liver diseases and cholesterol gallstones, ... Tonelli as Vice President of Clinical Operations. ... progressive experience in clinical operations, development and regulatory ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Egalet Announces Proposed $60 Million Offering of Convertible Senior Notes Due 2020 2Egalet Announces Proposed $60 Million Offering of Convertible Senior Notes Due 2020 3Egalet Announces Proposed $60 Million Offering of Convertible Senior Notes Due 2020 4Egalet Announces Proposed $60 Million Offering of Convertible Senior Notes Due 2020 5Egalet Announces Proposed $60 Million Offering of Convertible Senior Notes Due 2020 6Egalet Announces Proposed $60 Million Offering of Convertible Senior Notes Due 2020 7Redemption of All of Salix's Outstanding 6.00% Senior Notes due 2021 2Redemption of All of Salix's Outstanding 6.00% Senior Notes due 2021 3Galmed Pharmaceuticals Announces the Appointment of George Tonelli as Vice President of Clinical Operations 2Galmed Pharmaceuticals Announces the Appointment of George Tonelli as Vice President of Clinical Operations 3
... blood ... flow, muscle oxygen supply, HOBOKEN, N.J., Oct. 17 ... reveals Pycnogenol(R),(pic-noj-en-all), an antioxidant plant extract from the bark of the ... which leads to an increase in blood flow and oxygen supply,to ...
... vs. Drug-Eluting and Bare ... ... TRIAS (TRI-stent Adjudication Study) trial of OrbusNeich,s,Genous Bio-engineered R stent has ... to Robbert de Winter, M.D., Ph.D.,principal investigator and director of the ...
Cached Medicine Technology:New Study: Pine Bark Extract Boosts Nitric Oxide (NO) Production 2New Study: Pine Bark Extract Boosts Nitric Oxide (NO) Production 3Enrollment Reaches 110 Patients in Investigator Initiated, Randomized Trial of OrbusNeich's Genous(TM) Bio-Engineered R Stent(TM) 2
Liquichek Immunology Control is a trilevel, liquid, comprehensive serum protein control with assayed values for a wide number of methods....
The Acceava pregnancy urine dipstick test provides qualitative determination of human chorionic gonadatropin in urine for early detection of pregnancy....
Invacare 5 Oxygen Concentrator, 230 VAC - Intl....
... The Invacare Platinum XL Concentrator offers all the ... Life to help lower lifecycle costs. Platinum XL ... before preventative maintenance is required by 40%! Platinum ... now a full 5 years with no hour ...
Medicine Products: