Maya Brown-Zimmerman

The Marfan Foundation, Advisor to the PAB

Maya Brown-Zimmerman has been active in the Marfan Foundation community since she was a young teenager. She is the mother of four children, one of whom has Marfan syndrome as well. Maya’s passions are in developing self-advocacy, especially for teenagers, and in the realms of family planning decisions and patient/physician communication. She admins the largest group for Marfan patients and their families on Facebook, and is the patient advisor on the Marfan Foundation’s Professional Advisory Board.