July 3, 2019
Monte Skall, the Executive Director of the National Capital Lyme Disease Association, appeared today on the Kojo Nnamdi radio show on WAMU 88.5 to discuss Lyme and tick-borne diseases. Other guests included Dr. John Aucott, University of Maryland entomologist Mike Raupp and Dr. Samuel Shor. Kudos to the Kojo Nnamdi Show for tackling such a controversial and important topic. Click “Read More” below to access link to listen to webcast.
May 19, 2019
Fairfax County Board of Supervisor, Pat Harrity (Springfield), proclaimed May as Lyme Disease Awareness Month during the 2019 FinishLyme 5K/1K Run/Walk. The National Capital Lyme and Tick-Borne Disease Association (NatCapLyme) is grateful to Pat Herrity and the Board of Supervisors for its continual commitment to raise awareness about Lyme and tick-borne diseases.
May 18, 2019
NatCapLyme would like to express its sincere appreciation to the Colour Bar Studio, located in Vienna, VA, for their 5th Annual Cut-A-Thon fundraiser. We are so appreciative of the continued efforts of Tania Ferrel and her extended family, all Lyme warriors, to bring awareness to the public about Lyme and tick-borne diseases. The event was a great success and lots of fun for everyone. Proceeds from the event will go to benefit education, awareness, and research through the work of NatCapLyme.
May 7, 2019
NatCapLyme would like to thank Leidos Corporation for their generous donation of $10,000 raised at their annual charity golf tournament held at the Pleasant Valley Golf Club in Chantilly, VA. NatCapLyme was pleased to be chosen as the recipient of the 2019 charitable event. We commend Leidos for their commitment to charitable giving which in turn allows NatCapLyme to fund innovative research on ticks and the diseases they carry.
February 10, 2016
The National Capital Lyme Disease Association (NatCapLyme) today announced that the Virginia Senate passed landmark legislation relating to a patients right to treatment under guidelines listed in the National Guidelines Clearinghouse (the “NGC”).
December 31, 2015
As we begin a new year at NatCapLyme, I would like to thank our community as well as our friends around the country for their support during the past year, and wish them all health and happiness in 2016. As a multi-purpose organization, our efforts are focused on helping people with tick-borne diseases through increased awareness, education, support, advocacy and research.
December 31, 2014
As we begin a new year at NatCapLyme would like to thank our community as well as our friends around the county for your support and help during the past year and wish you health and happiness in 2015. As a multi-purpose organization our efforts are focused on helping people with tick-borne diseases through awareness, education, support, advocacy, and research.
September 10, 2014
NATCAPLYME is pleased to announce a grant program for first time attending physicians to attend the upcoming ILADS Fundamentals of Lyme Disease.
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|J. Randall Minchew, Loudoun, VA | HB1933||February 20, 2013|
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|Barbara J. Comstock, Fairfax, VA | HB1933||February 20, 2013|
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