Genetic Aortic Disorders Association Canada

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Description & Services
Alternate Name GADA Canada
Description GADA Canada is dedicated to saving lives and enabling a healthier future for individuals living with Marfan syndrome and other genetic aortic disorders through education, awareness, support and research. 
To succeed in these endeavours GADA is focusing on: 
* Promoting the creation of multidisciplinary aortic (MDA) clinics, centres of excellence for the treatment of all genetic aortic disorders across Canada. 
* Expediting the development of improved diagnostic criteria and treatment protocols for every genetic aortic disorder based on the international patient-registry research program of the Montalcino Aortic Consortium (MAC). MAC is comprised of researchers and physicians who are specialists in genetic aortic disorders.  
Volunteer opportunities are available.
Hours National Office, Mon-Fri 8:30am-4pm
Areas Served Canada
Application To become a member, please make a donation at  
To volunteer, please contact the National Office. Volunteers are asked to fill out an application, and go through a screening process to determine the best fit for them within the organization.
Fees Membership - $25/individual; $35/family; $100/corp/500 lifetime ; Donation - Individual and Corporate ; Membership - all donors become members of the Association for one year; any donation amount entitles you to a membership
Languages English ; French
Meetings Biennial GADA conference for patients and physicians, held across Canada: diagnosis, treatment, and management of genetic aortic disorders.
Contact Information
Address & Map 2338 Hurontario Street, Office # 304
Mississauga, ON L5B 1N1
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Mailing Address c/o Genetic Aortic Disorders Association Canada 
Box 42257 
Centre Post 
128 Queen St S 
Mississauga, ON L5M 4Z0
Office Phone 905-826-3223
Toll Free Phone 1-866-722-1722
Primary Contact Chrisanne Campos, Executive Director; Email:
Primary Executive Chrisanne Campos, Executive Director
Other Details
Print Material Information booklets; videos for youth and medical professionals; booklets for children; pamphlets.
Established 1986
Elections Annual General Meeting: usually at the conference (held in different locations across Canada to allow members across Canada to attend)
Funding Grants ; Fundraising ; Donations ; Membership fees
Service Level (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Subjects Advocacy ; Health education ; Information and referral ; Medical research ; Musculoskeletal diseases ; Volunteer opportunities

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