Medical Research


Pediatric Motor Disorders Research Program

The following studies are no longer recruiting participants:

We are currently recruiting participants for the AHC studies listed below:


Research Updates Uncategorized

Vanderbilt Progress report – July 2014

July 2014 progress report from Vanderbilt – Click here for the full report Ess-George July 2014 Progress Report AHCF

Clinical Drug Trial Updates

AHC-SO Clinical Trial Update

Aga Lewelt M.D. presented an update on the Sodium Oxybate Clinical drug trial at the Family Meeting in July, 2011 AHCF presentation_Lewelt

Current Grants Foundation Updates

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.  

Foundation Updates Previous Grants

2013 AHCF Grant awarded to Vanderbilt University

The AHCF Board is pleased to announce that we have awarded the following grant to Vanderbilt University