Richmond, VA – This week, Delegate Roxann Robinson (R – Chesterfield) was appointed to the Advisory Council on Pediatric Autoimmune Neuropsychiatric Disorders Associated with Streptococcal Infections and Pediatric Acute-Onset Neuropsychiatric Syndrome, also known as, PANDAS and PANS by Speaker William J. Howell in conformance with the provisions of § 32.1-73.9 of the Code of Virginia. Dr. Robinson, a passionate advocate for children’s health, was a co-sponsor of legislation to enact the Council.
In response to the appointment, Del. Robinson said, “I look forward to joining the PANDAS and PANS Advisory Council. Together, we will be able to help our children by conducting research, finding a treatment, and educating the public about PANDAS and PANS.”