Remembering Dr. Taeun Chang

By Judy Froehlich / June 24, 2022

It is with great sadness that the Hydrocephalus Association announces the passing of our colleague and friend, Dr. Taeun Chang, after a two-year battle with cancer. Dr. Chang was a…

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The Hydrocephalus Scoop on Capitol Hill: Jan/Feb 2022 Update

By Natalia Martinez Duncan / February 7, 2022

It’s been a busy time in Congress. Find out what we’ve been up to on Capitol Hill!

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HA’s Medical Advisory Board Issues New Statements Regarding COVID-19

By Natalia Martinez Duncan / January 20, 2022

The Hydrocephalus Association (HA)’s Medical Advisory Board (MAB) recently issued two new consensus statements regarding COVID-19 for people living with hydrocephalus.

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Celebrating the Life of Dr. Shirley McBay

By Natalia Martinez Duncan / December 16, 2021

The Hydrocephalus Association celebrates the life of Dr. Shirley McBay, who passed away in late November. Dr. McBay was the first Black person to receive a doctorate from the University of Georgia and was a pioneer in advocating for diversity in science and math education. She was diagnosed with diabetes and Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus.

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2021 WALK to End Hydrocephalus Raises over $1.6 Million

By Natalia Martinez Duncan / December 6, 2021

Our WALK to End Hydrocephalus program had a successful year, raising over $1.6 million for HA’s research, support, education and advocacy efforts.

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Isabella Advocates for Children in Congress

By Ines Schlegel / November 29, 2021

Like many kids living with hydrocephalus, Isabella is a fighter. This year, she brought her fighting spirit to Congress advocating for better healthcare services for children!

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Announcing our 2021 Hydrocephalus Association Scholarship Recipients!

By JennBechard / November 29, 2021

The Hydrocephalus Association (HA) is pleased and honored to announce our 2021 Hydrocephalus Association Scholarship Recipients.

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The Hydrocephalus Scoop on Capitol Hill – Sept/Oct 2021

By Natalia Martinez Duncan / October 4, 2021

The Hydrocephalus Association has been busy protecting hydrocephalus-related research dollars in Congress, and working with members Congress to recognize National Hydrocephalus Awareness Month.

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Make Some Noise for Hydrocephalus Awareness Month!

By Ines Schlegel / August 13, 2021

September is Hydrocephalus Awareness Month (HAM), our chance to shine a light on hydrocephalus and how it impacts our community!

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The Hydrocephalus Scoop on Capitol Hill March 2021

By Natalia Martinez Duncan / April 1, 2021

The cherry blossoms are blooming in Washington, DC, which is a sure sign that the new Congressional session is well underway. Let’s get you up to speed on what’s been happening on hydrocephalus policy issues so far.

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Diana Gray Named Chair of National Health Council Board

By Natalia Martinez Duncan / December 8, 2020

Diana Gray, HA President and CEO, was named Chairperson of the National Health Council (NHC) Board of Directors for 2021. She was elected to the role at the NHC’s annual membership meeting this week.

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Announcing our 2020 Hydrocephalus Association Scholarship Recipients!

By JennBechard / October 12, 2020

We’re pleased to announce the 2020 Hydrocephalus Association Scholarship Award Recipients. HA’s scholarship program was established in 1994 to provide financial assistance to capable and promising teens, young adults, and adults who live with the ongoing challenges and complexities of hydrocephalus.

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HA Welcomes New National Director of Development

By Natalia Martinez Duncan / September 22, 2020

Linda Riley has joined the Hydrocephalus Association as the new National Director of Development. Linda brings more than 20 years of fundraising experience to this position.

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