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A-T Children’s Project Biopharma Leadership Ball

Saturday, May 11th 2024 – 6:30PM

Museum of Fine Arts Boston


David Altshuler, MD, PhD Chief Scientific Officer, Vertex

Eirene Kontopoulos, PhD Biotech Analyst & Portfolio Manager, Fidelity Investments

Brad Margus Founder & Board Chair, A-T Children’s Project, A-T Dad

Robert Nelsen Co-Founder & Manager, ARCH Venture Partners

Kush Parmar, MD, PhD Managing Partner, 5AM Ventures

Andrew Plump, MD, PhD President, Research & Development, Takeda Pharmaceuticals

Anne Wojcicki Co-founder & CEO, 23andMe

George Yancopoulos, MD, PhD Co-founder, President, Chief Scientific Officer & Board Co-chair, Regeneron

About The Ball

Biotech founders, pharma executives and healthcare investors gathered at ILLUMINATION for a magical evening of celebration and hope for families of children with ataxia-telangiectasia (A-T).

Make a Gift

Your gift to the A-T Children’s Project will accelerate our development of urgently needed treatments for kids with ataxia-telangiectasia. We appreciate your commitment to our cause as we continue pressing on toward a cure!


Please contact Jennifer Thornton, Executive Director

Cell: 561-306-2826



Bill & Lydia Addy


Carlos & Eileen Rodriguez


Chris & Summer Gibson


Anthony Philippakis & Eirene Kontopoulos

Anne Wojcicki


David & Jill Altshuler

William & Marjorie Holodnak

Quince Therapeutics

Recursion Pharmaceuticals / Chris & Summer Gibson


5AM Ventures


Amir Nashat & Carmen Barnes

Kush & Padmaja Parmar

Michael Riordan

The Shannon Family

Takeda Pharmaceuticals

Robert & Theresa Wadsworth


Chris & Suzanne Angell


Paul & Sally Cusenza

EveryONE Medicines

Steve & Janelle Fodor

Ed & Jean George

Steven Gillis

Alison & George Handley

Donna Higgins

Mark & Karen Julien

David Karachuk & Grace Caroline Barron

Rich & Dawn Klinghoffer

Robert & Stephanie Middlebrook

The Murcko Family

Ofer & Shelly Nemirovsky

Andrew Plump

William & Carol Sahlman

Dave & Mona Taliaferro

Edward & Susan Tenthoff

Third Rock Ventures

Winston Flowers


Christopher Benko

Niranjan Bose

Sean & Cary Cassidy

Steve Hitchcock / 5AM Ventures

Klein Hersh

Lightstone Ventures

Jordan Saxe / Nasdaq

Kingsley Taft

Craig & Gina Thompson

Amanda Voegeli

In-Kind Donor

Winston Flowers


Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

465 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA