Megan K. Crowley Award for Patient Advocacy
Congrats to Megan K. Crowley! Megan received the Megan K. Crowley Award for Patient Advocacy, whose recipient Megan Crowley, ND ’19 is a tireless patient advocate and President of the Notre Dame Chapter of Make a Wish Foundation that aims to grant a wish of every child diagnosed with a life threatening condition. CRND is honored Megan came to study at Notre Dame.
John M. and Mary Jo Boler Rare Disease Research Award
Congrats to Gabrielle O'Dougherty! Gabrielle received the John M. and Mary Jo Boler Rare Disease Research Award in honor of the parents of Matt Boler and Jill McCormack and the resonance of their generous philanthropy with rare diseases. The recipient Gabrielle O’Dougherty ND ’19 in partnership with a local patient family and their neurosurgeon developed a unique case report on Shprintzen Goldberg Syndrome (SGS) that is currently under revision for publication. O’Dougherty et al, Case Report: Complications of Insufficient Dura and Blood Loss during Surgical Intervention in Shprintzen-Goldberg Syndrome.