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August 2005 ISN News

In Loving Memory of Shirley S. Glassman

The International Scleroderma Network thanks Sally Beth Dougherty for her donation in loving memory of her mother, Shirley S. Glassman who died from scleroderma complications in April 2004. Posted 08-25-05. (Also see ISN: In Loving Memory)

In Loving Memory of Pam

The International Scleroderma Network thanks Rae Ellen Fields and J.C. Blind for their donation in loving memory of Pam. Posted 08-24-05. (Also see ISN: In Loving Memory)

research donation by Diana Wing

The International Scleroderma Network thanks Diana Wing for her research donation. Posted 08-18-05.

Thank you to ISN Donor, Tara Brown

The International Scleroderma Network extends our thanks to Tara Brown for her Microsoft Giving matching donation. Her comprehensive donation helps us provide a powerhouse of vital information and support services and top notch international peer-reviewed research. Posted 08-17-05. (Also see ISN Donors)

research donation by James and Gretchen Arseneau

The International Scleroderma Network thanks James and Gretchen Arseneau for their research donation. Posted 08-16-05.

New Listing of Italian Organization: A.S.S.Ma.F

(Italiano) L'acronimo A.S.S.Ma.F. significa: Associazione per lo studio della Sclerosi Sistemica e delle Malattie Fibrosanti. ASSMaF è nata nel 1995, su iniziativa di un gruppo di pazienti affetti da Sclerosi Sistemica e per opera di un gruppo di medici e ricercatori che si occupano di questo tipo di patologie. New listing, 08-11-05.

09-24-05: Pediatric Rheumatology for the Practitioner

Pediatric Rheumatology for the Practitioner, will be held Saturday, September 24, 2005 at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in New Brunswick, NJ. Posted 08-08-05. (Also see Dr. L. Nandini Moorthy and Dr. Thomas Lehman)

In Loving Memory of Maxine Gail Mackler

The International Scleroderma Network thanks Gerald Mackler for his June donation in loving memory of Maxine Gail Mackler. Posted 08-05-05. * (Also see: ISN: In Loving Memory)

ISN Launches 22nd Language: Tamil!

"What is Scleroderma?" has been translated into Tamil by Banumathy Sridharan, ISN Tamil Translator. Tamil is one of the many languages of India. Approximately 70 million people worldwide speak Tamil. This launches ISN's 22nd language. Posted 08-03-05.

(Tamil Version) äá1/4á à, íá 150,000 ó3/4 500,000 áâ , èà 30 ó3/4 50 3/4üà1/4 àñ ò 3/4 â, ñ1/4 ä ö ?? á3/4à1/4à. ?? 100,000 á Ǣ 30 à ?è Ţ 3/4ò3/4ö, ? àñ Ǣ ?è Ţ 3/4ò3/4ö ú è. By Banumathy Sridharan, ISN Tamil Translator. Posted 08-03-05.

ISN Nominated for Tech Award for Technology Benefiting Humanity!

The nonprofit International Scleroderma Network has been nominated for The Tech Museum Awards for Technology Benefiting Humanity, in the Health category. The Awards is an annual program that honors individuals and organizations that are creatively applying technology to benefit humanity. At the Awards Gala each fall, five Laureates in each category are honored, and $250,000 in cash prizes are awarded. Posted 08-03-05.

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