2005 (Atlanta, GA)National Multiple Sclerosis Society
recognized Serono / Pfizer's commitment in the fight against
MS by inducting them into the Society's Corporate Star Program.
Serono / Pfizer is an outstanding contributor for Society
programs and a long-time pharmaceutical corporate friend.
Chris Blanc, center, accepts the Corporate Star award
Serono / Pfizer Executive
Business Director, US Neurology, Chris Blanc, accepted the award
on behalf of the company at the National MS Society's National Conference
in Atlanta, GA. National MS Society former Chairman of the Board,
Ed Kangas, and current Chairman of the Board, Weyman Johnson, both
presented the award.
The National MS Society
Corporate Star program recognizes corporations that encourage volunteerism,
lend their good names to fund-raising events, contribute in-kind
and cash sponsorship, support the establishment of corporate teams,
provide expertise and leadership for society chapters, advocate
for increased accessibility for people with multiple sclerosis or
other disabilities and fund programs and research for people with
MS through foundation grants or corporate gifts.
commitment to people living with MS is both passionate and powerful,"
said Joyce Nelson, President and CEO of the National MS Society.
"Now is the time to eradicate MS, and together we can make
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