On Thursday, February 12, 2015, the Answering TTP Foundation was contacted for some information about TTP to help an Owatonna People's Press journalist explain TTP in a story he was writing.
CLICK HERE for the article.
On Tuesday, October 28, 2014, the Ohio State University TTP Research Program, held a patient support group meeting. This informal meeting allowed patients and their family members to meet one another in person to discuss their experiences with TTP and aHUS.
Dr. James George from the University of Oklahoma was on hand to speak and answer questions during the meeting.
Team Cindy Moes attracted the attention of their local news paper, the Watertown Public Opion, with their Walk to Answer TTP Together. To read the article please CLICK HERE to get to the article link!
Team Toronto Walkers were featured in Snap, a local Toronto publication, during their Walk to Answer TTP Together. Check out the pictures and write up HERE.
A big thank you to the team from generating media awareness!
The Ohio State University TTP/aHUS Research Program held its semi-annual support group meeting on June 3, 2014. There were about 40 participants in attendance. Dr. Cataland provided an update with regard to treatment and answered general questions.
Staci Rutherford sadly lost her mother Joan Rutherford to TTP in September of 2013.
To honour her mother's memory Staci has designed a line of hand bags called Joanie totes to help raise awareness and funds for TTP. Read More Here.
The group enjoyed an informative two hour session with Dr. Sreenivasan who gave a presentation, took part in group discussion and answered general questions.
Special thanks to local Answering TTP Foundation volunteer Iveta, who helped organize the event and attended to facilitate and share her personal story.