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American Brain Foundation

Jennifer Vermilion, MD

American Brain Foundation has launched the worlds first neuroscience crowdfunding platform, bringing researchers and donors together in the fight against brain disease. One hundred percent of your donation to a project goes directly to that project.
Charity Registration No: 411717098
About the charity

American Brain Foundation

We invest in research of the whole brain and all nervous system disorders knowing they are interconnected. This holistic, innovative approach allows us to build bridges between diseases and break new ground in research and application. We understand that when we cure one of them, we will cure many.

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Anxiety phenotypes and functional impact in youth with chronic tic disorders

Anxiety disorders are present in the majority of youth with tic disorders but the types of anxiety symptoms and the impact of these symptoms in youth with tic disorders are not well understood. Tics often improve by young adulthood, but anxiety tends to persist and can cause difficulties in adulthood. Therefore, Dr. Vermilions aim is to better understand anxiety symptoms in youth with tic disorders and how these symptoms impact their function. The goal of this research is to compare anxiety symptoms in youth with and without tic disorders and determine which symptoms predict disability in both groups. $150,000 of this project has been raised - help raise the remaining $20,000.

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Sandy Schmit

1 month ago

$25.00

Kelley Ballanger

1 month ago

SO proud of you Zoe! ❤️

$50.00

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Rachel Koep

1 month ago

$100.00

Marie Tuhy

1 month ago

$40.00

Anonymous

2 months ago

About the charity

American Brain Foundation
American Brain Foundation

We invest in research of the whole brain and all nervous system disorders knowing they are interconnected. This holistic, innovative approach allows us to build bridges between diseases and break new ground in research and application. We understand that when we cure one of them, we will cure many.

Charity Registration No: 411717098

http://www.americanbrainfoundation.org

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Total raised

$475.00

Direct Donations

$220.00

Donations via Fundraisers

$0.00

Offline donations

$255.00
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Jennifer Vermilion, MD

American Brain Foundation