Allergy & Asthma Network Mothers of Asthmatics founder and president Nancy Sander retires in 2013 after 28 years of leadership. In 2014, the Board of Directors appoints Tonya Winders as president and CEO of Allergy & Asthma Network.
AANMA launches the USAnaphylaxis™ program to prepare schools to recognize and treat emergency cases of anaphylaxis.
AANMA works with key legislators to establish the first Congressional Allergy & Asthma Caucus.
Rights and Safety
AANMA works with members of Congress on issues of vital importance, including medications at school, safe respiratory medications, and access to evidenced-based medical care.
Allergy & Asthma Today
The official magazine of Allergy & Asthma Today Mothers of Asthmatics provides patients and health care professionals with vital, engaging information and medically accurate, family friendly asthma and allergy management solutions.
AANMA’s outreach programs expand to include Allergy & Asthma Health magazine; Breatherville, USA website; the Indoor AIRepair™ newsletter; and a Hispanic Outreach program.
Responding to dramatic increases in asthma-related morbidity and mortality, AANMA stages the first Asthma Awareness Day Capitol Hill, to put a personal face on the daily challenges of individuals and families.
Mothers of Asthmatics expands its reach to become Allergy & Asthma Network/Mothers of Asthmatics (AANMA) and develops a national, unified network of community volunteers, the Outreach Service Coordinators.
Speaking Out for Patients
As a respected spokesperson for patients and families, Mothers of Asthmatics is invited to be founding member of the Coordinating Committee developing the National Institutes of Health Guidelines for the Diagnosis and Management of Asthma.
Mothers of Asthmatics
(M.A.) is born.
After solving the puzzle of her daughter’s allergies and asthma, Nancy Sander writes the first M.A. Report newsletter to help other parents going through the same struggles.