Entries by Monica Chau

New NINDS NOSIs for Hydrocephalus Research Published!

We wanted to make you aware of two new Notices of Special Interest recently published by NINDS for hydrocephalus research with some changes from the previous Program Announcement. Both opportunities now allow for mechanistic clinical trials. NOT-NS-23-003: https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/notice-files/NOT-NS-23-003.html Now allows for R01s in addition to R21s NOT-NS-23-004: https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/notice-files/NOT-NS-23-004.html This is exciting news for hydrocephalus research! […]

HA’s National Conference on Hydrocephalus (HA Connect 2022) will take place in Austin, TX, from July 14th-16th. We believe our Texas venue can be our largest yet, so please help us get the word out! Reminder: We welcome researchers to attend. Topic highlights: The PI kickoff for the AHCRN Placebo-Controlled Effectiveness in INPH Shunting (PENS) […]

Job Opening: HA National Director of Research

National Director, Research Full-time, Remote Position (U.S.)   Position The Hydrocephalus Association (HA) is seeking a National Director of Research who will lead a fast paced, broad spectrum research department, and emerging research program focused on the various etiologies and diverse needs related to hydrocephalus care and treatment. HA’s research program spans basic, translational and […]

2022 Clinical Scientist Development Award: Doris Duke Charitable Foundation Announcement

The Doris Duke Charitable Foundation 2022 Clinical Scientist Development Award competition is now open Pre-proposal applications are being sought from Assistant Professor physician scientists conducting clinical research in any disease area. Click here to find out more about the eligibility criteria and how to prepare an application. The Doris Duke Charitable Foundation recognizes that a […]

IF Multidisciplinary Care Conference

The conference is aimed at IF Members, partners, healthcare professionals, policy makers, early career researchers, and anyone who wants to learn more on the topic of Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus and multidisciplinary care.

Brain Barrier Virtual Meeting

The seventh Cold Spring Harbor conference on Brain Barriers is going virtual and will begin with a late morning session on Wednesday, April 7 and conclude late afternoon on Friday, April 9, 2021. The purpose of this Cold Spring Harbor meeting is to explore and encourage new conceptual approaches and to apply novel methods to the neuroprotective physiologies […]

Hydrocephalus Society Global Webinar Series on iNPH

The Hydrocephalus Society Board of Directors has developed a virtual scientific and educational programme, consisting of six free of charge webinars, dealing with idiopathic Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus (iNPH) to provide hydrocephalus-related training opportunities. Part 1 of the Global Webinar Series begins on November 20, 2020! For our first topic “Clinical work-up” we are pleased to […]