Global Lyme Alliance’s 6th Annual Gala Will Bring Together Celebrities, Top Scientists, and Patients | News
STAMFORD, Conn., 23 August 2021 / PRNewswire-PRWeb / – Global Lyme Alliance (GLA), the largest 501 (c) (3) dedicated to combating Lyme disease and other tick-borne diseases through research, education and patient services, will be its 6th Sunday 3rd October 2021. The GLA Global Gala is a hybrid event with 200 personal attendees at the Burning Tree Country Club in Greenwich, CT, and virtual viewing parties in the US, Europe, and beyond.
Moderated by journalist, author and lawyer Gretchen Carlson, the heart of the event will be special virtual appearances by Dr. Phil and Dr. Oz with world-class performances by Andrea Bocelli, Rachel Platten, Pia Toscano, and more. Personalities from the Lyme disease community, including patients, researchers, and practitioners, will share special messages from around the world.
Recently appointed CEO Nancy Del Genio said, “GLA is similar to Lyme disease and tick-borne diseases around the world, and while I enjoy being with the GLA crowd in a banquet room, I enjoy being virtually with the GLA universe from around the world as the future is digitally distorted, it is up to us not only to use these innovative ways to connect the GLA community in our minds and to spread our messages worldwide. “
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 476,000 people are diagnosed with Lyme disease each year. The Global Lyme Alliance was born from the depths of this “borreliosis” to bring definitive science and proven research to bear in the fight against Lyme disease. GLA continues to be a torchbearer for innovation, community and the hope for a cure for chronic Lyme disease.
Of genius added, “As we near our annual gala, I think back to the ethos of founding the organization and the courage it took to break the paradigm of the Lyme practice. These parents, patients and doctors who were banned for a single-minded, courageous together. ”Purpose: to cure Lyme disease. The Global Gala is a celebration of the heroism of members of the Lyme community from near and far and GLA-funded research that continues to pioneer science. Progress has been made since those early days, but the stakes have never been higher and we plan to convey that urgency and hope at the gala. “
The GLA Global Gala offers a unique opportunity with both personal and virtual sponsorship. the October 3 personal event starts at 11:30 a.m., and the virtual event starts at 12:30 pm More information, tickets and sponsorship details can be found at globalmealliance.org
ABOUT THE GLOBAL LYME ALLIANCE
Global Lyme Alliance (GLA) is the leading 501 (c) (3) dedicated to fighting Lyme disease through research, education and patient services. GLA has achieved national importance in funding the most urgent and promising research in the field while expanding education and awareness programs for the general public and physicians. We support those around the world in need of information about tick-borne disease, a treating physician for Lyme disease, and the first Lyme-specific peer-to-peer mentor support program. Learn more at https://globallymealliance.org.
Lindsy Swift, Global Lyme Alliance, 914262-5273, [email protected]org
SOURCE Global Lyme Alliance