2022 Barrow Grand Ball Raises $10.4M, Supports Diabetes Research

The Cause: The Women’s Board of Barrow Neurological Foundation 

Event Date: Saturday, January 22, 2022

Location: Arizona Biltmore Resort

Co-Chairs: Jacquie Dorrance & Katie Mueller

Dollars Raised: $10.4 million

Special Project Funded: For 2022, the Grand Ball committee selected the innovative research of Zaman Mirzadeh, MD, PhD, a researcher and neurosurgeon at Barrow, as its project. Dr. Mirzadeh is investigating brain-based approaches to controlling blood sugar that have the potential to pave the way for new, groundbreaking therapies for those battling type 1 and type 2 diabetes.

Notable Fact: To date, the Women’s Board has raised more than $93 million to support the research of the world’s leading physicians, scientists, and clinicians at Barrow.  

Photos courtesy of Barrow Neurological Foundation

David & Melissa Mullard, Nate Nathan with Carrie & Brian Hall
Sandy Magruder with George & Dyan Getz
Dr. Francisco Ponce with Jean & Curt Feuer
The stunning “Cactus Blossom” dessert
One of the gorgeous centerpieces!

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