Meningitis

Meningitis Foundation of America, Inc.

The Meningitis Foundation of America Inc. (MFA) is a non-profit organization established to help support sufferers and their families; to provide information to educate everyone about Meningitis so that it's early diagnosis and treatment will save lives; and to provide medical personnel with information to help them understand and treat the disease.

Review Date: Wednesday, October 14, 2015

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National Foundation for Infectious Diseases

Founded in 1973, the National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID) is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to educating the public and healthcare professionals about the causes, prevention, and treatment of infectious diseases across the lifespan.

Review Date: Tuesday, September 26, 2017

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National Meningitis Association

The National Meningitis Association, Inc. (NMA) is a nonprofit organization with a mission is to educate families, medical professionals and others about bacterial meningitis and prevention approaches to the disease. The primary goal of NMA is to increase protection from meningitis and meningococcal disease. NMA was founded to (1) support research and development of improved meningitis vaccines; (2) support research and development of improved treatments for patients stricken by meningitis; and (3) provide support for families and survivors of meningococcal meningitis and meningococcemia. In particular, NMA is focused on raising awareness and protection among adolescents and young adults, many of whom can be protected through education and vaccination efforts.

Review Date: Thursday, October 13, 2011

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