Entries by Jenna Koschnitzky

Newest Results from ELVIS: Early vs. Late Ventricular Intervention

Newest Results from the Early vs. Late Ventricular Intervention Study (ELVIS) in Preterm Infants with Posthemorrhagic Ventricular Dilation By: Rebecca A. Dorner, MD MHS Neonatology Fellow Johns Hopkins Hospital The randomized controlled ELVIS trial seeks to answer the question whether earlier or later neurosurgical interventions for preterm infants with posthemorrhagic ventricular dilation are better. In […]

Keystone Symposia Announcement: February 16-19, 2020

KEYSTONE SYMPOSIA Cerebral Fluid Flow and Function: Lymphatics, Glymphatics and the Choroid Plexus Scientific Organizers: Edwin S. Monuki, Maria Lehtinen, and Maiken Nedergaard Eldorado Hotel & Spa,Sante Fe, New Mexico on 16-19 February 2020. Deadlines Scholarship Deadline: Oct 15, 2019 Discounted Abstract Deadline: Oct 15, 2019 Abstract Deadline: Nov 19, 2019 Discounted Registration Deadline: Dec […]

Hydrocephalus Society – Call for Abstracts

  Call for Abstracts! The final date for the Abstract Submission for the Eleventh Meeting of the International Society for Hydrocephalus and Cerebrospinal Fluid Disorders, which will be held in Vancouver, Canada from 13 to 16 September 2019, is approaching! The Organizing and Scientific Committees welcome the submission of original contributions on the progress and […]

Physician Scientist Fellowship: Doris Duke Charitable Foundation Announcement

The Doris Duke Charitable Foundation Announces a New Award for Subspecialty Fellows   2019 Physician Scientist Fellowships The Doris Duke Charitable Foundation (DDCF) today announced the creation of the Doris Duke Physician Scientist Fellowship. An open request for proposals will be launched in April 2019 to clinical investigators currently engaged in subspecialty fellowship training. Through the […]

Join the SRHSB in Spain! Abstracts due February 15th

The 63rd Annual Meeting of the SRHSB La Laguna, Canarias on 26-29 June 2019. Abstract Deadline: February 15th Learn More: https://www.srhsb.com/la-laguna-2019 The abstract submission deadline for the 63rd Annual Meeting of the SRHSB is soon approaching. The program will focus mainly on research in hydrocephalus, neural tube defects, and spina bifida, with the days and times […]

Grant Opportunity! 2019 DoD CDMRP PRMRP Announcement

Hydrocephalus research eligible for CDMRP PRMRP Funding Congress appropriated $350 million for the FY19 program to solicit proposals in 49 topic areas. This week the Congressionally Directed Medical Research Program (CDMRP) released the Program Announcement for the Peer Reviewed Medical Research Program (PRMRP). The PRMRP, established in fiscal year 1999 (FY99), has supported research across the […]

2018 Discovery Science Award Grantees for PHH Announced

ANNOUNCING… The 2018 Discovery Science Award Recipients for Posthemorrhagic Hydrocephalus! A big thank you to all of the applicants and reviewers of the 2018 Discovery Science Award (DSA) for Posthemorrhagic Hydrocephalus! We had a great response and are happy to announce that HA was able to award three grants, totaling $900,000 over three years. Funding […]

  The Kids First Data Resource Portal is now LIVE! With more than 28,000 files of genomic and other data, researchers, clinicians, and patients will work together to accelerate research and promote new discoveries. CHOP is looking to expand this open access database to include children with chronic medical conditions such as hydrocephalus. Greg Heuer […]

2015-2017 HA Research Report

Download the 2015-2017 HA Research Report Today! Learn more about HA’s Research Program and grantees. The 2015-2017 Research Report provides a snapshot of HA’s research activities over the past three years. We are excited about our accomplishments and cannot wait to see what is coming next. Some highlights from the report: $7.8M Spent on Research […]

Posthemorrhagic hydrocephalus white paper published!

Outcomes from the 2016 PHH Workshop A new white paper identifies important areas for research and intervention to help reduce the occurrence and effects of posthemorrhagic hydrocephalus (PHH), the most prevalent form of pediatric hydrocephalus in the United States. The paper, “Opportunities in posthemorrhagic hydrocephalus research: outcomes of the Hydrocephalus Association Posthemorrhagic Hydrocephalus Workshop” was published in […]