Join the Hydrocephalus Association on Monday, March 3, 2014, at 7:00 p.m. EST for our next webinar, “Research Update: Delivering on a Promise,” exploring the latest advances in hydrocephalus research and showcasing several exciting studies being conducted to better understand the basic science of hydrocephalus and clinical protocols for treating patients.
The Philadelphia Inquirer details the story of medical professionals trying to determine the sudden onset of hydrocephalus in a 48-year old Philadelphia woman.
Angie Marie Raulerson, country music singer and mom to 26 year-old Gina, who has hydrocephalus, hosts a concert to raise awareness and funds through her charity, Gina’s Hope, for the Hydrocephalus Association, The University of Michigan Health System, United Cerebral Palsy of Michigan and the Johnny Burke Children’s Foundation. The concert takes place October 23, 2013.
The widow of 46 year-old Lance Windrum won a multi-million dollar medical malpractice suit against a Houston based physician at North Cypress Medical Center. Windrum had a diagnosis of hydrocephalus that was rejected by the treating physician.
Paul Gross received the Vision Award for Inspiration by the Hydrocephalus Association for his work to stimulate research to find a cure for hydrocephalus, a condition that affects 1 million Americans.
Matthew Schwerha interviews our former Chicago WALK Chair, Sherry Reising, of Oak Forest, on her journey with hydrocephalus, after being diagnosed at 22. The Chicago WALK took place on August 18, 2013 at Soldier’s Field.