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RYR-1 Foundation Benefit Dinner & Screening of "Hodgson" Documentary

Thanks to the generosity of the Big Burrito Group, the RYR-1 Foundation, the only organization in the world that exists exclusively to serve the needs of and advocate for individuals with RYR-1 myopathy, will be hosting a Dinner and Screening of the "Hodgson" Documentary on Tuesday, August 27, 2019 at 7:00 pm at Mad Mex Shadyside (220 S Highland Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15206).

In addition to dinner, there will be a screening of a 20-minute documentary that the RYR-1 Foundation produced about Cody Hodgson, a former NHL star who was forced to retire due to complications from RYR-1 muscle disease. The trailer for this documentary can be found at www.ryr1.org/hodgsontrailer. All proceeds will benefit the RYR-1 Foundation to support its efforts in finding a treatment/cure for this inherited condition.


The RYR-1 Foundation is appreciative of the sponsors for this event:

Silver Sponsors: Malignant Hyperthermia Association of the United States

Strassburger McKenna Gutnick & Gefsky

Additional Sponsors: Big Burrito Restaurant Group, Mad Mex Shadyside, Pittsburgh Pirates, Pittsburgh Steelers, Nashville Predators Foundation, Pittsburgh Marriott City Center, Pittsburgh Penguins Foundation

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When
Tuesday August 27th
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Where
Mad Mex, South Highland Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
220 S Highland Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15206, USA

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Thanks to the generosity of the Big Burrito Group, the RYR-1 Foundation, the only organization in the world that exists exclusively to serve the needs of and advocate for individuals with RYR-1 myopathy, will be hosting a Dinner and Screening of the "Hodgson" Documentary on Tuesday, August 27, 2019 at 7:00 pm at Mad Mex Shadyside (220 S Highland Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15206).

In addition to dinner, there will be a screening of a 20-minute documentary that the RYR-1 Foundation produced about Cody Hodgson, a former NHL star who was forced to retire due to complications from RYR-1 muscle disease. The trailer for this documentary can be found at www.ryr1.org/hodgsontrailer. All proceeds will benefit the RYR-1 Foundation to support its efforts in finding a treatment/cure for this inherited condition.


The RYR-1 Foundation is appreciative of the sponsors for this event:

Silver Sponsor: Malignant Hyperthermia Association of the United States

Strassburger McKenna Gutnick & Gefsky

Additional Sponsors: Big Burrito Restaurant Group, Mad Mex Shadyside, Pittsburgh Pirates, Pittsburgh Steelers, Nashville Predators Foundation, Pittsburgh Marriott City Center, Pittsburgh Penguins Foundation

Posted by The RYR-1 Foundation