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2014-05-20 23:16:58

Adam Page, Sochi U.S. Paralympic Gold Medalist in Sled Hockey, will deliver the motivational keynote address at the 13th National Conference on Hydrocephalus hosted by the Hydrocephalus Association, July 9-11, 2014. Bethesda, MD (PRWEB) May 20, 2014 Adam Page knows the meaning of determination. At the age of 15, he was the youngest member of the 2007-08 U.S. National Sled Hockey team. Now 22 years old, Adam is a two time gold medal winner for the Sochi 2014 and Vancouver 2010 Paralympic...

2014-04-16 23:17:43

Dr. Nathan R. Selden of Oregon Health and Science University hosts the 13th National Conference on Hydrocephalus, July 9-11, 2014, sponsored by the Hydrocephalus Association. Bethesda, MD (PRWEB) April 16, 2014 Leading medical professionals, researchers, patients and their families will gather in downtown Portland for the 13th National Conference on Hydrocephalus, hosted by the Hydrocephalus Association (HA). The biennial conference provides tools and personal connections to address the...

2014-03-11 23:28:35

50 years after his father first recognized and treated normal pressure hydrocephalus, Dr. Carlos Hakim is partnering with the Hydrocephalus Association and other clinicians on a mission to advocate for screening and proper diagnosis of the estimated 375,000 Americans suffering with this treatable form of dementia. Bethesda, MD (PRWEB) March 11, 2014 This year marks the 50th anniversary of the recognition of normal pressure hydrocephalus (NPH) as a distinct medical syndrome. Despite the...

2014-02-17 23:23:12

New study funded by RSRI in partnership with the Hydrocephalus Association will look at the role which brain compliance plays in pediatric hydrocephalus, a condition that is the leading cause of brain surgery in children. Bethesda, MD (PRWEB) February 17, 2014 The Rudi Schulte Research Institute (RSRI) and Dr. Mark Wagshul of the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, will conduct a joint research venture evaluating the use of the magnetic resonance elastography (MRE) in the management of...

2013-11-18 23:28:04

Stephanie Oltean will use her vocal talents to raise awareness for hydrocephalus at the First Annual Reason for Hope Benefit concert to benefit the Hydrocephalus Association on Sunday, December 1st. (PRWEB) November 18, 2013 Stephanie Oltean, a vocalist from central Kansas, will perform a Holiday concert for the First Annual Reason for Hope Benefit on Sunday, December 1, 2013, in Lucas, Kansas. The event will raise funds to support critical research initiatives and current education and...

2013-10-29 23:32:53

Michaela Paige will perform at the South Florida Hydrocephalus WALK on November 9, 2013 to benefit the Hydrocephalus Association. Boca Raton, FL (PRWEB) October 29, 2013 Michaela Paige, a singer and songwriter best known for her R&B and pop music style, and favorite local radio show host, will perform at the annual South Florida Hydrocephalus Association WALK on Saturday, November 9, 2013 in Deerfield Beach. The event will raise funds to support critical research initiatives and...

2013-10-18 23:24:10

Dr. Marion Walker received the Vision Award for Service by the Hydrocephalus Association for his devoted career to caring for children with an incurable brain condition. Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) October 18, 2013 Dr. Marion (Jack) Walker, pediatric neurosurgeon at Primary Children's Medical Center and professor of neurosurgery at the University of Utah, School of Medicine, received the Vision Award for Service at the first annual Hydrocephalus Association Vision Dinner which took...

2013-10-16 23:32:49

Paul Gross received the Vision Award for Inspiration by the Hydrocephalus Association for his work to stimulate research to find a cure for a condition that affects 1 million Americans. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) October 16, 2013 Paul Gross, Seattle business entrepreneur and philanthropist, received the Vision Award for Inspiration at the first annual Hydrocephalus Association Vision Dinner which took place on October 10, 2013, in New York City. The event entitled, "A Time for Awareness....


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