Our 7th annual event was a huge success with standing room and experts presented and survivors shared their stories – educational for all! We would like to thank our sponsors for the Chicago event: National Health Research Foundation, Kewaunee CARES and SRAP. Major sponsors for World MRSA Day and World MRSA Awareness Month are: Roche, NBC5 Chicago and Xenex.
October is MRSA Awareness Month
World MRSA Day Official Logo
MRSA Awareness Ribbon Official Color Teal Blue
We are working with Goodshop where our supporters can find the best coupons and deals at stores ranging from Harry & David savings to Pottery Barn coupons to Staples deals AND a portion of what you spend will be donated to help support caregivers and patients and educate the public on prevention.
Teen & Youth MRSA Survivors Facebook Page– by Bethany Burke, MRSA Youth Champion
Jeanine Thomas, founder and president of MRSA Survivors Network and the first patient advocate in the U.S. to raise the alarm about MRSA was honored on Nov.12, 2015 in Boston with the MITSS ‘HOPE’ Award, which was sponsored by RL Solutions. The prestigious award was presented to her at MITSS’ annual event with several hundred of the Boston Medical Community in attendance. Ms. Thomas’ work includes: giving support to MRSA patients and their families, raising awareness and educating the public and healthcare community.
Donate Your Car to MRSA Survivors Network
- Basin Glove is the single use, latex free and powder free disposable bed bath liner used to help decrease healthcare -associated infections via the bed bath.