"Taking the Fight Against ALS to the Halls of Congress…"

Welcome to Connecting ALS. This week, Jeremy and Jessica are joined by Dr. Neil Thakur and Abram Bieliauskas to reflect on a recent congressional subcommittee hearing focused on advancing treatments and cures for neurodegenerative diseases and where the fight goes from here.

This week, Jeremy and Jessica are joined by Dr. Neil Thakur, chief mission officer for The ALS Association, and Abram Bieliauskas, associate director of government affairs for the Association. Dr. Thakur and Abram reflect on a recent congressional subcommittee hearing focused on advancing treatments and cures for neurodegenerative diseases and where the fight goes from here.

To read more about the hearing go to https://www.als.org/blog/als-community-pleas-congress-faster-more-responsive-fda

To watch the hearing in its entirety go to https://www.als.org/blog/als-community-pleas-congress-faster-more-responsive-fda

To view past webinars go to https://www.als.org/research/research-media/research-webinars

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This episode was produced by Garrett Tiedemann and is brought to you by The ALS Association’s national office and the Association’s Minnesota/North Dakota/South Dakota Chapter
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