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Foundation Updates

AHCF Newsletter campaign – still time to enter!

Newsletter Campaign 2014 week 2AHCF’s Newsletter Campaign ends in a few days. Be sure to encourage your friends and family to sign up for the newsletter by November 15th to be eligible to win a Google Chromecast. Our winner will be announced in the November newsletter, so stay tuned.

AHCF spreads awareness at CNS meeting

The Child Neurology Society’s annual meeting was held in October 23-25 in Columbus, Ohio.  This is the largest gathering of Child Neurologists in the world.  AHCF was an exhibitor and was represented by Mollie Erpenbeck, Josh Marszalek and Cate Cohen from the AHCF board and Dr Kevin Ess from Vanderbilt. They connected with numerous neurologists and handed out information about AHC and AHCF. Here is their report Newsletter 2014 Oct:pg1

ATP1A3 Related Neurologic Disorders

New comprehensive article from Gene Reviews by 3 of the Doctors who participated in our workshop this summer. Look for more pertinent articles by the end of the year. Remember when there was no news about AHC? we’ve come a long way! Thank you Dr Sweadner, Dr Ozelius, Dr Brashear and Dr Swoboda! http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK1115/

AHCF funds next phase of Vanderbilt Grant

2014 Molecular Physiology and Pharmacology of ATP1A3 Mutations in AHC

Christine Simmons lab#2The Alternating Hemiplegia of Childhood Foundation is pleased to announce that we have partially funded phase three of a research grant awarded to Dr. Kevin Ess at Vanderbilt University and Dr. Alfred George, Jr. at Northwestern University in the amount of $140,807.00.  


Wine, Women & Shoes Benefit AHCF!

WWS_Logo-01Coming Soon! Wine, Women & Shoes!  This Fabulous Fundraiser will be held on June 6, 2015 @ the Menlo Circus Club in Atherton California! http://www.menlocircusclub.com/  Mark your calendars and watch for more information in the coming months!

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Dine & Dance to End AHC!

lisaThanks you Paul, Renee and team! Still counting but it looks like the total will be well over $10,000! Well Done!  (more…)

4th Annual Iowa Walk/Run for AHC!

Jackie and Connor

In Honor of Connor Corrin (17) and All Children and Their Families Affected by AHC.

Saturday September 27, 2014 (more…)

Flower Power for AHCF!

Flower powerWe get 50% of each sale!! Go to our page on the Flower Power Fundraising site  http://www.flowerpowerfundraising.com/campaign?campaign_id=19568 Get your bulbs this fall for spring show! (more…)