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Mass General and former NFL player team up to take ALS out

Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) is teaming up with former NFL football player, children's book author and sports TV commentator, Tim Green, in an exciting new social media campaign aimed at knocking down barriers in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) and bringing research to the next level. Green was diagnosed with ALS in 2016 and since has dedicated his time and efforts to raising awareness about this devastating disease. Read the full article.


Tim Green: Coping with the ALS he thinks was caused by the game he loves.

Dr. Cudkowicz conducts a virtual visit with Tim Green.

Merit Cudkowicz, MD, MSc conducts a virtual visit with Tim Green.

Watch the full 60 minutes ALS segment to hear Tim’s story, details of his #TackleALS fundraiser, and why Dr. Cudkowicz, Chief of Neurology and Director of the Healey Center for ALS at Mass General, believes that with proper funding and our partnerships – therapy development will be accelerated for people with ALS living all over the world.


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Join the MGH team to help us and Tim Green #TackleALS. Please visit www.tackleALS.com/team/mgh.

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