You are invited to attend the National MPS Society's Maritime Gala in Tiburon, California on May 13, 2023 to celebrate International MPS Awareness Day and raise funds for research and family support.
Join us at Lake Crabtree County Park on March 25, 2023 for the 13th Raleigh Run for Rare. This event will feature a 5K run, 1 mile walk, and post-run family picnic.
On April 30th, in Napa, CA, we will host the MPS Napa Race for a Cure.
The National MPS Society welcomes Wendy Spaulding as our new Director of Development of Major Gifts and Planned Giving.
Each year we remember individuals with MPS or ML who have passed away but who remain in our thoughts and hearts. We invite you to join us in reading about and remembering our cherished friends and family.
We ask you to join us in making a contribution to strengthen our work and impact the future for those with MPS and ML. Please take a moment to listen to the message below from our Annual Fund Chair and the Director of Family Support & Communication, Leslie Urdaneta.
August 3, 2022 - The National MPS Society announces that Xavier Becerra, the Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) has approved adding MPS II as a condition to the recommended uniform screening panel (RUSP) for newborns. This long-awaited acceptance follows the Advisory Committee on Heritable Disorders in Newborns and Children’s (ACHDNC) approval to move the nomination forward to DHHS after a considerable evidence review.
The National MPS Society announces this year's recipient of the Visionary Leadership Award, honoring an individual that has made a unique and distinctive contribution to the field of MPS. The award is given to a forward-thinker who changed the lives of thousands through their research or philanthropic efforts. We congratulate Elizabeth F. Neufeld, PhD and recognize her as a pioneer and legend in the field of MPS research.
Adventures can take place inside, outdoors, traveling, or at home. For International MPS Awareness Day, we embrace opportunities to raise awareness about MPS and ML throughout the month of May! Join our initiatives and celebrate with us as we explore our world and share experiences with others.