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There is a huge team effort from members of National Ataxia Foundation (NAF) to raise money that fund research projects to find answers and eventually cure Ataxia.
Local chapters and support groups all around this country, in Canada, Australia, and India meet to raise money and awareness of the many types of Ataxia.  More than 40 scientists from around the world are asking for support for their important research studies which focus on many of the SCA’s, Friedreich’s ataxia, Sporatic ataxia, Episodic ataxia and others.

A leader in raising research money for Friedreich’s ataxia is Kyle Bryant from Sacramento, CA.  Go to www.rideataxia.org to read all about Kyle’s fundraising success and his Mission to educate, enable and empower those of us with Ataxia.  Go Kyle !

Local chapters and support groups also participate in Walk n’ Roll events to bring awareness to their communities about Ataxia.  Check out www.ataxia.org to see when an event is scheduled in your area.

RESEARCH PROFESSIONALS

Richard Ivry, Ph.D.
Director of Cognitive and Brain Sciences
Department of Psychology
University of California
Berkeley, CA 94720
510-642-7146
Email: ivry@berkeley.edu

MEDICAL PROFESSIONALS

Susan L. Perlman, M.D.
Clinical Professor of Neurology
Director, Ataxia Center and HD Center of Excellence
300 UCLA Med Plaza, Suite B200
Los Angeles, CA  90095
310-794-1194

Chadwick W. Christine, M.D.
Department of Neurology
University of California
400 Pamassus Avenue, A836
San Francisco, CA  94143-0114
415-353-2273

Bob Allison Ataxia Research Center: The Bob Allison Ataxia Research Center (BAARC) at the University of Minnesota supports award-winning clinicians and researchers searching for viable treatments for ataxia.

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