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Rita McCrerey

Rita McCrerey, of San Diego, is Nick's mom. She is a licensed clinical social worker who has practiced for 40 years in the San Diego area in acute care hospitals, rehabilitation programs, home care programs, hospice programs, church settings, and in private practice. She is a family caregiver for her 100-year-old mother. Like Nick, she is passionate about education and awareness about Marfan and related disorders.

Recent Posts

Marfan Diagnosis: A Game Changer

Feb 20, 2018 by Rita McCrerey

A Marfan or related disorder diagnosis can be elusive for an athlete, particularly an athlete who does not display the typical cluster of characteristics.

Topics: Marfan Awareness, Marfan Community, Physical Activity