Lay Organizations

ALLERGY & ASTHMA NETWORK/MOTHERS OF ASTHMATICS
Facilitates communication of accurate allergy and asthma information among patients, parents, physicians, schools, and industry in an effort to help families create a management program for children who have allergies and asthma. Provides emotional support to individuals and their families with allergies and asthma. Promotes the Bill of Rights for Children With Allergies and Asthma.

Nancy Sander, President
3554 Chain Bridge Road, Suite 200
Fairfax, VA 22030-2709
Phone: 800/878-4403 or 703/385-4403
Fax: 703/352-4354
http://www.podi.com/health/aanma


ASTHMA & ALLERGY FOUNDATION OF AMERICA
The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA) is a private, non-profit organization dedicated to finding a cure for and controlling asthma and allergic diseases through the support of research, patient and public education programs, public and governmental advocacy, and a network of chapter and support groups.

Mary E. Worstell, MPH, Executive Director
1125 15th Street, NW, Suite 502
Washington, DC 20005
Phone: 202/466-7643
Fax: 202/466-8940
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FOOD ALLERGY NETWORK
FAN's mission is to increase public awareness about food allergies and anaphylaxis, and to provide education, emotional support, and coping strategies to individuals with food allergies.

Anne Muñoz-Furlong, Founder
10400 Eaton Place, Suite 107
Fairfax, VA 22030-2208
Phone: 800/929-4040 or 703/691-3179
Fax: 703/691-2713
http://www.foodallergy.org


IMMUNE DEFICIENCY FOUNDATION
Devoted to research and education in primary immune deficiency diseases, IDF has established chapters across the country. On behalf of those with primary immune deficiency diseases, IDF promotes and supports scientific research in the causes, prevention, and treatments; promotes and supports training in medical research and clinical treatment; coordinates and disseminates information; and conducts educational campaigns to increase public awareness.

Thomas Moran, President
25 West Chesapeake Avenue, Suite 206
Towson, MD 21204
Phone: 410/321-6647
Fax: 410/321-9165
http://www.clark.net/pub/idf


PATIENT REGISTRIES
National Patient Survey/Chronic Granulomatous Disease/Hyper IgM
1-800-296-4433

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