Legg Calve Perthes Foundation Welcomes Mr. Cameron Mathison, Actor and Host, as Honorary Board Member
Washington, DC, July 13, 2018 — The Legg Calve Perthes Foundation, dedicated to improving research, education, and awareness of Perthes, voted in a new Board member this month. Mr. Cameron Mathison is a well-known TV personality, host, and actor. Mathison has extensive personal experience with Perthes, living with Perthes as a child himself. “The Board is enthusiast with the addition of Cameron to the Legg Calve Perthes Foundation mission. This alliance will serve as a conduit to new audiences and continued awareness of Perthes,” said Foundation founder Colleen Rathgeber.
Mr. Mathison will serve alongside esteemed surgeons who have dedicated their careers to the rare childhood disease; Dr. Harry Kim of Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, Dr. Wudbhav Sankar of Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Dr. Jennifer Laine of Gillette Children’s Specialty Healthcare, and rising Physician Assistant; Shelley Crawford of Marion, VA.
Mr. Cameron Mathison, a Canadian born actor, currently lives in Los Angeles CA with wife and two children. He spent several years of his career as an actor on ABC’s “All My Children.” Mathison currently works a co-host on Entertainment Tonight and star of several Hallmark Network movies and Hallmark’s Home and Family series.
Cameron is a loving father, proud husband, Emmy winning host, health and fitness enthusiast, and deeply rooted to philanthropic endeavors. “I am very grateful for the opportunity to serve as an honoree board member to a cause that is so meaningful and personal to me,” Cameron said.
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