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The 8th Annual CMTA Gala

October 24, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

| $500
Or mail mail a check to the CMTA, PO Box 105, Glenolden, PA 19036: CMTA_Gala_2_2017.pdf

Please join us for the 8th Annual CMTA Gala at the Essex House on Central Park South in Manhattan on October 24 from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.

Speakers include:

Christina Baker Kline, author of A Piece of the World, a book about Christina Olson, the famous subject of Andrew Wyeth’s Christina’s World.

Dr. Michael E. Shy, chair, CMTA Clinical Expert Board.

Starting with Christina Olson’s experience living on a farm in the early 1900s, Ms. Kline and Dr. Shy will guide you through the past, present and future of CMT and the real hope that exists for treatments for the 2.8 million people living with it.

You’ll see the way the CMTA’s Strategy to Accelerate research has significantly advanced CMT research and the progress we have made this year, but most importantly, you’ll learn how your continuing commitment and support will enable the CMTA to finish developing the first treatments for CMT.

8th STAR Gala Supporters


You may purchase tickets online now or, if you prefer to pay by check, please print this form and mail it in with your check: CMTA_Gala_2_2017.pdf

If you are unable to attend but would like to make a donation in support of the CMTA’s STAR initiative for advancing CMT research, please click here.

8th STAR Gala


October 24, 2017
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Essex House
160 Central Park South
New York, NY 10019 United States


Susan Guterding