Muscular Dystrophy Association via Crowdrise
January 18, 2011
MDA Manhattan is very excited to be a participating charity in the 2011 NYC Half Marathon!
To learn more abouot joining the team check out our page:
WHY RUN FOR MDA?
All funds raised through the MDA Half Marathon Team directly benefit MDA and will help discover answers and ultimately a cure for these diseases. MDA supports more research on muscle-wasting diseases than any other private-sector organization in the world. Flex your muscles for MDA - Your training and half marathon miles will put our doctors closer to finding a cure and putting an end to these diseases!
Through more than 200 hospital-affiliated clinics across the country, MDA offers quality medical care from doctors, nurses and therapists experienced in dealing with neuromuscular diseases. These clinics also serve as sites for clinical trials of the latest experimental therapies and drugs.
Local Clinics include:
- Columbia University Medical Center
- Joan and Sanford I. Weill Medical College of Cornell University
- NYU Elaine A. and Kenneth G. Langone Medical Center