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  • Feb 15, 2023

    Gil’s Journey: Learning to be at Peace

    At the Foundation for Peripheral Neuropathy, we like to share with our constituents stories of hope from their peers who are living their best lives, despite the odds being stacked…
  • Feb 8, 2023

    Book Fundraiser to Benefit FPN: Order by Feb. 21

    Best-selling author of “The End of Your Life Book Club” and FPN friend, Will Schwalbe, has written a new book, “We Should Not Be Friends”. Chronicling a forty-year improbable, life-changing…
  • Feb 2, 2023

    Inaugural Clinical Research Training Scholarship Recipients Announced

    Paula Barreras, MD, neuroimmunology fellow at Johns Hopkins Hospital and Erika Williams, MD, PhD, neuromuscular fellow at Massachusetts General Brigham are receiving the inaugural Clinical Research Training Scholarships (CRTS). Through…
  • Jan 4, 2023

    FPN Welcomes New Board Member

    the Foundation for Peripheral Neuropathy is pleased to welcome its newest Board of Director, Dr. Gregory F. Maassen, effective January 1, 2023. About Dr. Maassen Dr. Gregory F. Maassen is…
  • Jan 3, 2023

    Our Advocacy Work on The Hill

    In 2020, the peripheral neuropathy (PN) research community achieved a huge breakthrough. For the first time, Congress included “peripheral neuropathy” as an eligible condition for study in the Department of…
  • Dec 29, 2022

    FPN Funding Contributes $90,000 to IMAGiNe Study for anti-MAG Research

    Through the generosity of our donors, we’re able to support the IMAGiNe study with a $150,000 research grant to fund new patient enrollment. $90,000 of these funds, spent in 2022,…
  • Oct 20, 2022

    Hereditary Neuropathy and Genetic Testing: Q&A

    Hereditary neuropathies refer to a group of nerve disorders that lead to weakness and wasting of the muscles generally below the knees, and in the hands, and that may be…
  • Oct 7, 2022

    FPN Welcomes Dr. Sandra Rieger

    The Foundation for Peripheral Neuropathy (FPN) is delighted to announce that Sandra Rieger, PhD, has joined the Foundation’s Scientific Advisory Board (SAB). The SAB advises both the Board of Directors and…