This year, the CDF Southern California Chapter has provided education on celiac disease and gluten sensitivity to more than 500 nurses in Southern California through the CDF School Nurse Awareness Program (SNAP). From February 12-14, 2015, Janelle Smith, RD, and Kris Ledesma, RN, attended the California School Nurse Organization Annual […]
Celiac Disease Foundation (CDF), the nation’s leading voluntary health organization for celiac disease, announces the appointment of five new members to its Board of Directors for the 2015-2017 term. Joining the Board of Directors are: Deidre Berman, Tina Bingham, Bradley Herrema, Michael Karp, M.D., and Robbin Wilson. “Our five new Directors bring talent, expert knowledge, […]
Celiac Disease Foundation thanks Time Magazine for referencing celiac.org in their recent article titled, “6 Facts About Gluten That You’re Probably Getting Wrong.” Celiac Disease Foundation works tirelessly year-round to educate the public about celiac disease. Raising awareness about celiac disease has been a fundamental part of CDF’s mission since we were founded 25 years […]
Celiac Disease Foundation is proud to have been a funder and to participate on the Steering Committee for the FDA Gastroenterology Regulatory Endpoints and Advancement of Therapeutics (GREAT3) workshop. Conceived by Dr. Sonia Kupfer of the University of Chicago and CDF Medical Advisory Board member Dr. Daniel Leffler of Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, GREAT3 […]
CDF is committed to advancing the delivery of personalized health solutions emerging from the rapidly developing fields of genomics and data collection and analysis. We are a lead institutional participant in the Community Engaged Network for All (CENA), a ground-breaking initiative to create a massive national patient-driven cohort for disease research. The White House has launched […]
Celiac Disease Foundation Chief Executive Officer, Marilyn G. Geller, was recently appointed to sit on the Royal Caribbean Advisory Board on Disabilities. The Advisory Board held its first meeting in May 2015, and was established by the cruise line to improve the travel experience for guests with disabilities
Celiac Disease Foundation (CDF) is proud to announce that Marilyn G. Geller, Chief Executive Officer, recently received a national award from Alpha Chi Omega Sorority, recognizing her accomplishments and achievements at CDF. The “Real. Strong. Women. Of Distinction” Award is a new initiative highlighting Alpha Chi Omega women who are on the road to achieving […]
Celiac Disease Foundation (CDF), the nation’s leading disease advocacy organization for celiac disease, is pleased to announce its iPhone and Android app for the celiac.org Gluten-Free Allergy-Free Marketplace.
Snyder’s of Hanover®, maker of the No. 1 gluten-free pretzel in the U.S., is raising awareness and funds to support Celiac Disease Foundation (CDF). For the second year, Snyder’s-Lance, Inc. and its Snyder’s of Hanover brand will donate $0.05 from the sale of specially marked bags through June 30.
Team Gluten-Free is a community fundraising program that provides a simple way for athletes and non-athletes alike to raise awareness and funds for Celiac Disease Foundation’s programs for advocacy, education, and advancing research. Fundraising efforts may include any event from marathons to triathlons, bake sales, movie nights, wedding favors, community service projects, or any way […]