Prize4Life Gala NYC


Prize4Life Gala NYCThe annual Prize4Life Gala NYC on Monday, June 24th at Sotheby’s (1334 York Avenue) will bring together individuals who are committed to making a difference in the lives of ALS patients (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease) and their families. The event begins with cocktails at 6:30pm, followed by dinner at 7:30pm. The Gala will raise awareness and critical funds to accelerate the discovery of effective treatments and a cure for ALS. The evening will also celebrate achievements in the fight against ALS and honor Biogen Idec with the Prize4Life Pioneer Award and George and Cynthia Mazareas with the Prize4Life Courage Award.

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Honoary Gala Chair
Nathan Hevrony

Gala Committee
Harriet Abramson
Anjan Aralihalli
Leah Dickerman
Shachi and Amit Doshi
H. Robert Horvitz, Ph.D.,
Nobel laureate
Robert S. Kaplan
Roger Kornberg, Ph.D.,
Nobel laureate
Allison Kotzin King
Seryl and Charles Kushner
Rachel and Tom Maniatis, Ph.D.
Elise Michael
Osnat and Eldad Persky
Michael and Dennis Neveling
Nhat Nguyen
Neil Shneider, M.D., Ph.D
Takashi Takekawa
Claire and Leonard Tow
Keren and Guy Weltsch

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