Advocacy

Cabaret Fundraiser
By: Charles Eaton
Aug 26, 2019

Thanks to Ken Bernstein for organizing an upcoming event combining entertainment and Dupuytren research fundraising September in Nashville! Above, featured performers Jenny Littleton (R) and Jo Lynn Burks (L). Below, the press release for the show. Littleton, Burks, Logsdon Headline Showtune Mad Lib-Inspired Cabaret Fundraiser   Producer Ken Bernstein is happy to announce “Broadway Way Way…WAY […]

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The Importance of Dupuytren Stories
On: Oct 17, 2018
By: Charles Eaton

The story depends on the storyteller. For nearly two centuries, the only narrators of the story of Dupuytren have been doctors and therapists. The public face of Dupuytren was limited either to what was easy to describe (measuring finger angles) or to technical details relevant to surgery. It was a narrow tunnel vision about what […]

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Share Your Dupuytren Story
On: Sep 14, 2018
By: Charles Eaton

Dupuytren. In English, the word Dupuytren is unfamiliar. It’s hard to spell and strange to pronounce (DOO-pa-tren) – and not just for English speakers. In Denmark, it’s called Kuskefingre (Coachman’s finger) because Dupuytren’s first description involved the fingers of a man who drove a horsedrawn coach – a coachman. The reason that the word isn’t […]

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