Palmer Clay Richmond, Our Inspiration, 9/11/95 - 10/25/14
The Pediatric Brain Foundation's Summer Gala turned out to be a great success! Thank you to everyone who sponsored the event and volunteered their time.
News in Scientific Research
Children born with a DNA abnormality on chromosome 16 already linked to neurodevelopmental problems show measurable delays in processing sound and language, says a study team of radiologists and psychologists.
By strengthening the case that the deleted gene disrupts a key biological pathway, the research may lay the foundation for future medical treatments for specific subtypes of autism, along with cognitive and language disabilities.
"This study shows an important connection between gene differences and differences in neurophysiology," said study leader Timothy P.L....
Our Mission at The Pediatric Brain Foundation (formerly Children's Neurobiological Solutions Foundation)
Accept No Boundaries In Our Journey to Find Treatments and Cures for ALL Children Suffering from Brain Disorders
Pediatric Brain Foundation's Mission is Three-fold:
1. Expedite scientific research to find treatments and cures for ALL of the more than 14 million children, in the U.S. alone, living with some form of neurological disorder
2. Provide families and health care professionals with up-to-date information and resources on the latest discoveries in pediatric neurology
3. Educate the public and public officials on the critical importance of funding pediatric neurological research