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The National Ataxia Foundation is dedicated to improving the lives of persons affected by Ataxia through support, education, and research.

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2020 NAF Funded Research

We’re excited to announce that NAF will award $940,000 in Ataxia research grants this year! NAF’s Board of Directors approved funding for 25 Ataxia research grants in Read More…

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All your questions answered – now! The COVID-19 and Ataxia Webinar with Dr. Pravin Khemani and Dr. Jeremy D. Schmahmann JUST started! 💻 You can still join us: register.gotowebinar.com/register/8070270618785816589 ...

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RAREwithCOVID is a new patient registry for rare disease patients who have or had COVID-19. Information will be used by researchers, public health departments, and those interested in COVID-19 among rare disease populations. Our efforts are made stronger when we work together. #RAREwithCOVID-19
Visit: www.rarewithcovid.com

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May 28, 2020 07:30 pm - 09:00 pm
VIRTUAL Greater Atlanta Support Group Ataxia Trivia Night

This event was scheduled as a virtual meeting due to NAF’s coronavirus precaution recommendations.  Please join us on Zoom on Thursday, May 28th at 7:30pm for an Ataxia Trivia Night.  Bring your drink of choice and a favorite snack and we will make a fun social.  Then we’ll get competitive and see who has the most Read More…

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May 29, 2020 03:00 pm - 08:00 pm
Toronto Online Ataxia Support Group Meeting

Meetings are at 3PM and 6PM EST Click on the links below to register. If we haven’t seen you in a while, it would be nice to talk with you! Timeslot #1 – 3pm EST (8PM in the UK, 5am Saturday in Sydney, AU) Timeslot #2 – 6pm EST (11PM in the UK, 8am Saturday Read More…

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May 30, 2020 11:00 am - 01:00 pm
VIRTUAL ONLY: Treasure Coast Ataxia Support Group Meeting

This event was scheduled as a virtual meeting due to NAF’s coronavirus precaution recommendations.  Register in advance for this meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/vpIldu6hrz4rsLMjGnyaW4NUpICqZ_0yFA After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. For more information contact Lisa Cole at 772-370-3041 or  lisacoleataxia@gmail.com Join our Facebook Group! Read More…

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May 30, 2020 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
VIRTUAL ONLY: Las Vegas Ataxia Support Group Meeting

Please join us for our first Las Vegas Support Group Meeting! Please arrive to the meeting 10 minutes early if you need assistance. If using your phone please download the Zoom App in advance. Join Zoom Meeting https://us04web.zoom.us/j/76649692081?pwd=T01Qa1RCek43d2plVkg4SmgzK3Zldz09 Meeting ID: 766 4969 2081 Password: Ataxia For Phone Audio Call +1 253 215 8782 US or Read More…

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