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We join our fellow Americans in expressing our sadness and revulsion at the killing of George Floyd. This horrific event reminds us how racism permeates healthcare, social and economic systems, obstructing access for people of color. Life without brain disease means life without brain disease for everyone. We are determined to do better.
Updates from Our Research Partner on Coronavirus
We know how deeply the medical and patient communities are affected by the COVID-19 health care crisis. Our research partner, the American Academy of Neurology is providing updated information on the novel coronavirus pandemic.
It started with a twinge. After a simple surgery and some physical therapy, Morgan wasn’t getting better. It took two more surgeries before she was diagnosed with Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) type II.
Inspired To Find A Cure
Meet Suma Babu, MBBS, MPH
Dr. Babu’s goal is to understand the inflammatory and neurodegenerative changes in the spinal cords of people living with ALS. Her team’s study addresses important, under-studied, disease mechanism-related research questions with potential implications for improving clinical trial designs in ALS.
Crowdfund for Cures
The American Brain Foundation has developed the world’s first neuroscience crowdfunding platform—bringing researchers and donors together to campaign for brain disease research.