Christine McSherry's Blog – February 2010 Archive (4)


Keep them coming - I am thrilled to have so much interest in the next JettRide!!!

The first JettRide in 2007 was truly a labor of love. My daughter Jordan did the entire ride, 3,800 miles in 9 weeks, at the ripe old age of 14 and "NO", she was not an athlete of any sort. She had never ridden a bike before that! I really didn't think she could do it - I learned that our kids, our "normal" kids, really have so much to offer when given the chance. They want to help,…

Added by Christine McSherry on February 24, 2010 at 4:44pm — 1 Comment

Message from Dr. Brian - Harvard Forum

"Hello Families!

Thanks for coming to yesterdays forum on DMD -…

Added by Christine McSherry on February 5, 2010 at 10:00am — No Comments

Invite to Harvard Medical Student Forum - Update

Harvard Medical Student Forum Update;

About six families affected by B/DMD attended yesterday's informal meeting with Harvard medical students; Living with Chronic Conditions. There was a broad age range of boys/young men represented, from 2 years old all the way to 46 years old!!…


Added by Christine McSherry on February 5, 2010 at 8:34am — No Comments

Harvard Invite from Dr. Brian Tseng

How do we influence medical students to consider taking on muscular dystrophy as a doctor - or at least understand the way it affects families and the impact it has medically/emotionally/socially on the young people it affects - get them (medical students) when they're young and on a very interpersonal level.

Last year a group of parents and young men affected by Duchenne muscular dystrophy, attended a luncheon sponsored by medical students, at Harvard Medical School - it went so… Continue

Added by Christine McSherry on February 1, 2010 at 12:30pm — 1 Comment

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