The goal of this event is to increase awareness about the warning signs of a brain aneurysm, and to raise funds to support essential research that may directly benefit those affected, and help to reduce the incidence of ruptured aneurysms.
Hanover, MA (PRWEB) August 12, 2015
Please join us at the 7th Annual Long Island Brain Aneurysm Awareness Walk taking place on Saturday, September 26th at Jones Beach State Park in Wantagh, NY. All proceeds from the event benefit the renowned Brain Aneurysm Foundation and North Shore-LIJ's Cushing Neuroscience Institute Brain Aneurysm Center.
One of the main goals of this event is to increase awareness about the warning signs of a brain aneurysm, as well as to help raise funds to support essential research that may directly benefit those affected and help to reduce the incidence of ruptured aneurysms.
Event activities for the 7th Annual Long Island Brain Aneurysm Awareness Walk will take place specifically in Theater Parking Lot, Field 5 of Jones Beach State Park located at 1000 Ocean Parkway in Wantagh.
Registration begins at 8:30am, while the event kicks off at 10:00am. Register to participate by September 12th in order to receive the reduced participation fee of $25 as well as a complimentary t-shirt, parking and snack. The registration fee increases to $30 after September 12th. Please note that t-shirts are available on a first come, first serve basis and are not guaranteed.
For more information, please visit the event website or contact Nicole Salant at NSalant@NSHS.edu.
Now celebrating 20 years of service, the Brain Aneurysm Foundation was established in 1994 in Boston, Massachusetts with a mission to promote early detection of brain aneurysms by providing knowledge and raising awareness of the signs, symptoms and risk factors; work with the medical communities to provide support networks for patients and families; as well as to further research that will improve patient outcomes and save lives. For more information about the Brain Aneurysm Foundation, visit http://www.bafound.org.