The Hydrocephalus Association (HA) is pleased and honored to announce our 2016 Hydrocephalus Association Teens Take Charge Scholarship Recipients.
Lisa Jasper shares the story of her 35 year old son, Tommy, and his complicated journey with hydrocephalus. Tommy’s spirit and Lisa’s honesty come through in this touching piece.
Congratulations 2013-2014 Brian Christopher Newcomer Reaching for Racquets Tennis Scholarship Recipients!
The Hydrocephalus Association is so pleased to announce the 2013-2014 Brian Christopher Newcomer Reaching for Racquets Tennis Scholarship Recipients!
The Philadelphia Inquirer details the story of medical professionals trying to determine the sudden onset of hydrocephalus in a 48-year old Philadelphia woman.
The Washington Post shares a lasting friendship between the University of Maryland head football coach, Randy Edsall, and Jeff Place, a Connecticut high school student diagnosed with hydrocephalus as the result of a brain tumor.
Cortney Pellettieri of Los Angeles, CA, is selected as one of 5 women committed to a cause and making a difference. She is the co-chair for the Los Angeles Hydrocephalus WALK, which will raise funds and awareness for a condition that affects 1 million Americans and is the leading cause for brain surgery in children.
Jillian Keenan of The New York Times puts together a list of questions all adult children need to ask of their parents before a critical medical emergency takes place. In her case, her father had hydrocephalus.
As the Hydrocephalus Association continues its interview series in commemoration of their 30th anniversary, Dr. Harold L. Rekate, Director of the Chiari Institute in New York, sits down and shares a personal account of what inspired him to become a neurosurgeon, a career shaped by hydrocephalus and its patients, and his relationship with the Hydrocephalus Association.