Carolyn Yashari Becher
Executive Director, Neuromuscular Disease Foundation, Beverly Hills, California, USA
Carolyn Yashari Becher is a member of the Board of Directors of the Neuromuscular Disease Foundation (NDF), a nonprofit organization whose mission is to raise awareness and encouraging screening for HIBM and to direct funding to scientists who are working to find a treatment and cure for neuromuscular diseases, including HIBM. NDF is a world leader in funding and public support for HIBM and has the unique ability to promote partnerships within the scientific community. Her commitment stems from the higher incidence of HIBM in the Iranian Jewish community.