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Board of Directors Welcomes Alan Shukovsky —The Father of a Boy Living With Rett

Friday, July 10, 2020

When Alan Shukovsky and his wife, Eva, were getting married, their rabbi told them that it was really important for their family to find a personal mission—a cause—they could support throughout their lives. Alan and Eva Shukovsky welcomed their son Grayson on April 2, 2015, but at around six months they became concerned about his … Read More

COVID-19 Message for the Rett Community

Thursday, June 25, 2020

6.25.20 COVID-19 Community Update As many states begin to re-open, we want to share the following message containing the re-opening status of the U.S. Rett Clinics and guidance from Rettsyndrome.org’s Medical Advisor on returning to therapies and schools. Rett Clinic Re-opening Status The following information summarizes U.S. clinics’ re-opening status for clinical care of Rett … Read More

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NEW Resources to Empower & Equip You During COVID-19

Friday, April 17, 2020

Rettsyndrome.org has just released these resources to support families who are confined to their homes We know that the shelter-in-place guidelines are especially challenging for our families caring for a loved one with Rett syndrome. Many therapies have been stopped or are being done in an abbreviated version so that gained ground is not lost. … Read More

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Unwavering in Our Mission

Thursday, October 31, 2019

Rett Syndrome Awareness Month has been incredible. As a community, you rallied like never before – speaking out to share the good, the bad, and the ugly about Rett syndrome to educate the world and move the needle. Your efforts continue to make a difference. Today, more people know about Rett syndrome than ever before … Read More

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Rettsyndrome.org Announces New Chief Science Officer with Rett Syndrome Connection

Tuesday, September 17, 2019

The International Rett Syndrome Foundation (doing business as Rettsyndrome.org) has officially welcomed Dominique Pichard, MD to the organization as their new Chief Science Officer. A highly accomplished clinician and researcher, Dr. Dominique Pichard brings years of hands-on experience conducting critical work in clinical trials with the National Institutes of Health (NIH), pharmaceutical companies, and the … Read More

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