Sponsors and Supporters
GenTAC is grateful to the following organizations for
their sponsorship and/or support:
The National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute provides
global leadership for a research, training, and education program to promote the
prevention and treatment of heart, lung, and blood diseases and enhance the health
of all individuals so that they can live longer and more fulfilling lives.
Find out more about the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
The mission of the National Institute of Arthritis and
Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases is to support research into the causes, treatment,
and prevention of arthritis and musculoskeletal and skin diseases; the training
of basic and clinical scientists to carry out this research; and the dissemination
of information on research progress in these diseases.
Find out more about the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and
The Department of Health and Human Services is the United
States government’s principal agency for protecting the health of all Americans
and providing essential human services, especially for those who are least able
to help themselves.
out more about the Department of Health and Human Services
The National Marfan Foundation is the primary source
of accurate and up-to-date information on Marfan syndrome and related disorders.
It was founded in 1981 by a handful of individuals seeking help to understand the
complex condition affecting themselves and their loved ones.
Find out more about the National Marfan Foundation
The Turner Syndrome Society of the United States is
a national nonprofit 501 (c) (3) organization that provides health-related resources
to patients, families, and physicians for the diagnosis and treatment of Turner
syndrome. There are chapters and support groups located throughout the country.
TSSUS holds an annual conference with speakers from a variety of professions including
medical experts, social workers, educators, and psychologists. These meetings provide
an opportunity to exchange information on many topics of interest to TS patients
of all ages.
Find out more about the Turner Syndrome Society of the United States
Established in 1985 by Founder Nancy Hanna Rogowski
(1957–1995), the Ehlers-Danlos National Foundation is a 501 (c) (3) Nonprofit
Organization with more than 2,000 members and local groups across the United States.
Its local groups are run by volunteers and their families; they are the life blood
of the organization and make a huge difference to those affected by Ehlers-Danlos
out more about the Ehlers-Danlos National Foundation