Entries by Jenna Koschnitzky

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 […]

Hydrocephalus Society: Call for Abstracts

Call for Abstracts We are delighted to announce the Call for Abstracts for the Tenth Meeting of Hydrocephalus Society, which will be held in Bologna, Italy, from 19 to 22 October 2018! The Organizing & Scientific Committees welcome the submission of original contributions on the progress and controversies in hydrocephalus. Accepted papers will be presented as oral or e-poster presentations.Consult […]

New NIH PAs for Hydrocephalus!

Today NIH published two Program Announcements for prenatal and pediatric hydrocephalus. Disease Mechanisms of Prenatal and Pediatric Hydrocephalus (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) R01 Research Project Grant Funding Opportunity Purpose The purpose of this funding opportunity announcement (FOA) is to support hypothesis-driven research of prenatal and pediatric hydrocephalus.  This FOA intends to support hydrocephalus research […]

MDICx Webinar Series

Check out the webinar series from MDIC! MDIC presents an informative series of online teleconference workshops featuring emerging trends in medical technology regulatory science, MDIC projects and subject matter experts sharing perspectives, progress and opportunities. The last webinar was focused on using patient preference for setting alpha and beta error levels in clinical trials.   […]

2018 Young Investigator Travel Award: Due January 10, 2018

The Hydrocephalus Association requests applications for: Young Investigator Travel Award 2018 National Conference on Hydrocephalus Applications are being solicited by the Hydrocephalus Association for the Young Investigator Travel Awards to attend the 2018 National Conference on Hydrocephalus. The 2018 National Conference on Hydrocephalus is a biennial event that brings together renowned clinicians, scientists, and the hydrocephalus […]

Translation to Transform White Paper

Translation to Transform Project Minneapolis, MN | June 16, 2016 Promising clinical and pre-clinical research on new technologies for intracranial pressure (ICP) monitoring, and pharmaceutical therapies for non-invasive management of CSF production and the prevention of some forms of hydrocephalus is underway. Considering the vulnerability of the hydrocephalus patient population and the dire consequences of not […]

2017 Rally for Medical Research

Dear HANDS members, Since 2013, the Rally for Medical Research has been held every September. It is an opportunity for over 300 national organizations to call on our nation’s policymakers to make funding for the National Institutes of Health (NIH) a national priority and to raise awareness about the importance of continued investment in medical […]

Hydrocephalus 2017 has been accredited with 19 ECMECs by EACCME

Hydrocephalus 2017 – The Ninth Annual Meeting of the International Society for Hydrocephalus and Cerebrospinal Fluid Disorders (ISHCSF), Kobe, Japan, 23/09/2017-25/09/2017 has been accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®) with 19 European CME credits (ECMEC®s). Each medical specialist should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in […]

SAVE THE DATE: 15th National Conference on Hydrocephalus

Join us in Orange County, California for the 15th National Conference on Hydrocephalus happening June 28-30, 2018. Orange County, California Thursday, June 28, 2018 – Saturday, June 30, 2018 Irvine Marriott | 18000 Von Karman Avenue | Irvine, CA 92612-1004 15th National Conference website The National Conference on Hydrocephalus is open to everyone impacted by […]

Call For Manuscripts! Stem Cells International

Stem Cells International Call For Papers – Full Announcement In the past decades, stem cell is always the research hotfspot in the field of neuroscience because of its important role for regeneration medicine. Stem cells could aid neurogenesis and functional recovery in animals and human beings after brain injury, for example, stroke or traumatic brain […]