Our Live Commitment to Cures Fundraiser Event Was A Success
Thank you to everyone who tuned in to our live Commitment to Cures event. You helped us surpass our fundraising goal for brain disease research! We are so grateful to our special guests, Jim Cramer, Emilia Clarke and Sidney Crosby, and award winners for sharing their inspiring stories and research with us.
Our commitment to curing brain disease is stronger than ever after such a successful and moving night. If you were unable to attend, you can rewatch the gala to hear impactful stories, learn more about award-winning research and discover ways to get involved.
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.