HA Blog

Dr. Peter Chiarelli Receives the Hydrocephalus Association Cynthia Solomon Resident’s Prize for Noninvasive Shunt Function Assessment Method

December 18, 2023

The Resident’s prize is awarded each year to the most promising hydrocephalus-related research paper presented by a neurosurgical resident at the Pediatric Section meeting of the AANS/CNS. The prize is designed to encourage young doctors to focus their research efforts on advancing treatment and care of individuals with hydrocephalus.

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Coast to Coast for Hydrocephalus – An Amazing Family’s Journey

December 11, 2023

On November 17, 2023, the Touchberry Family embarked on an extraordinary journey, setting out on a cross-country drive in their century-old Model T Ford—a symbolic quest aimed at raising awareness and crucial funding for hydrocephalus.

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The Hydrocephalus Scoop on Capitol Hill for November 2023

December 8, 2023

Things in Washington, DC are both quiet and chaotic at the same time. Apparently, it’s a thing with the political world. Here’s the scoop on what’s happening on hydrocephalus issues.

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WALK to End Hydrocephalus 2023 Season Recap

December 7, 2023

Thanks to the Hydrocephalus Association’s wonderful volunteers, 40 WALKS were held across the U.S., with nearly 7,000 participants representing over 800 teams.

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Announcing our 2023 Hydrocephalus Association Scholarship Recipients!

December 1, 2023

The Hydrocephalus Association (HA) is pleased and honored to announce our 2023 Hydrocephalus Association Scholarship Recipients.

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A Magical Night of Impact

November 25, 2023

Join us in celebrating four decades of unwavering commitment, community support, and transformative impact at the Hydrocephalus Association’s 40th Anniversary Gala.

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Celebrating Milestones and Empowering Hope at our 40th Anniversary Gala

November 17, 2023

In celebrating this milestone, the Hydrocephalus Association reaffirmed its pledge to persist in driving forward research, support, and advocacy, ensuring that every step brings us closer to a world where hydrocephalus is a thing of the past.

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The Hydrocephalus Scoop on Capitol Hill for October 2023

October 31, 2023

Things in Washington, DC are both quiet and chaotic at the same time. Apparently, it’s a thing with the political world. Here’s the scoop on what’s happening on hydrocephalus issues.

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Harnessing the Power of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning to Innovate Treatments for Hydrocephalus

October 16, 2023

  [Dallas, TX, October 4, 2023] — The Hydrocephalus Association (HA) and the Rudi Schulte…

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‘Impacts everyone differently’: Walk to End Hydrocephalus funds research, provides support to families

October 10, 2023

Hydrocephalus was highlighted with patients on two medical drama TV shows. The Good Doctor and The Resident.

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Announcing the 2023 Hydrocephalus Association Innovator Award Recipients

October 10, 2023

In medical research, innovation is the catalyst for change, the driving force behind medical breakthroughs…

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The Hydrocephalus Scoop on Capitol Hill for September 2023

October 2, 2023

Things in Washington, DC are both quiet and chaotic at the same time. Apparently, it’s a thing with the political world. Here’s the scoop on what’s happening on hydrocephalus issues.

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The Hydrocephalus Association Earns a Prestigious Four-Star Rating from Charity Navigator

September 29, 2023

[Bethesda, MD, September 29, 2023] – The Hydrocephalus Association is proud to announce that our…

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The Hydrocephalus Association Earns Coveted Four-Star Charity Rating

September 27, 2023

The Hydrocephalus Association has achieved the pinnacle of recognition by being named a Four-Star charity…

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The Hydrocephalus Scoop on Capital Hill for August 2023

August 31, 2023

Things in Washington, DC are both quiet and chaotic at the same time. Apparently, it’s a thing with the political world. Here’s the scoop on what’s happening on hydrocephalus issues.

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HA’s 40th Anniversary Gala: Join us as we celebrate 40 years of impact, dedication, and support for our community.

August 11, 2023

In honor of the Hydrocephalus Association’s 40th Anniversary, we had the privilege of interviewing with Emily and Russell Fudge, the visionary leaders that were the driving force behind the establishment of HA.

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A Conversation with Emily and Russell Fudge – Pioneering Leaders of the Hydrocephalus Association

July 20, 2023

In honor of the Hydrocephalus Association’s 40th Anniversary, we had the privilege of interviewing with Emily and Russell Fudge, the visionary leaders that were the driving force behind the establishment of HA.

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The Remarkable Journey of One of America’s Earliest Shunt Surgeries

July 19, 2023

In 1957, Julia entered the world as a healthy infant. However, just 19 days old, Julia had one of the first successful shunt surgeries in the United States. 

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Anuncia Medical, Inc., Announces Published Data with Clinical Outcomes Using the ReFlow™ Ventricular System In-Line with Hydrocephalus Shunts

July 12, 2023

Anuncia Medical, Inc., a company advancing innovations for cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) management systems and neurocritical care haspublished an article in the journal Pediatric Neurosurgery reporting the use of the ReFlow™ Ventricular System with Hydrocephalus shunts in patients suffering from chronic shunt occlusions.

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Study Finds ShuntCheck is an Effective Aid for Emergency Room Doctors

June 20, 2023

Study Finds ShuntCheck is an effective aid for emergency room doctors in determining the need…

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