Month

June 2023
New MSF Funded Genetics Research Findings
The Moebius Syndrome Foundation is thrilled to announce that research funded by the Foundation has been published in the prestigious Nature Genetics research journal. The genetics researchers from Boston Children’s Hospital, the National Institutes of Health, and the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai partnered with the Moebius Syndrome Foundation with the aim to...
Images of the old website and the new website with the text "We have a new look!"
You’re in the right place! The Moebius Syndrome Foundation has launched a new website. We greatly thank our volunteers for the time and effort it took to design, build, and create the website. More than 250 volunteer hours were spent on the creation of the new website. The Moebius Syndrome Foundation would like to thank...
Medical Travel Reimbursement Now Available
The Moebius Syndrome Foundation is pleased to announce a new Medical Travel Reimbursement Program to assist U.S. families and individuals with Moebius syndrome. Traveling to medical appointments or procedures can be costly, and this program allows the reimbursement of up to $2,000 to help offset the financial burden. Thanks to our supporters, members who reside...
When to disclose facial differences
The Moebius Syndrome Foundation funded research into when and how someone should disclose a facial difference. The research, led by Dr. Kathleen Bogart, revealed that most individuals with facial differences opted to disclose their condition to others. More than half of participants disclosed their facial difference on the job. Personal disclosure resulted in more positive...