Falmouth Road Race 2016

Falmouth Road Race 2016
Dear friends of the Schmahmann Lab and MGH Ataxia Unit, The Falmouth Road Race is almost here again - Sunday, August 21st! I will be joining other members of the Lab and Ataxia Unit and the rest of the MINDlink team of 20 runners to raise funds to improve the care of patients with cerebellar disorders in the Massachusetts General Hospital Ataxia Unit, and to continue the research program in ...
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Cerebellar Cognitive Affective Syndrome identified in Spinocerebellar Ataxia Type 21

Cerebellar Cognitive Affective Syndrome identified in Spinocerebellar Ataxia Type 21
Cognition is affected in many of the inherited ataxias, and sometimes that is the main problem patients have to deal with. We recently teamed up with colleagues in Brazil to draw attention to the existence of the cerebellar cognitive affective syndrome (CCAS) in Spinocerebellar Ataxia Type 21 (SCA 21). This is described in our letter and reply just published in the journal, Brain; Cognition in SCA...
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Falmouth Road Race 2014

Falmouth Road Race 2014
  Dear family and friends, On August 17 the MINDlink team will be hitting the pavement to raise funds for the Schmahmann Lab in the 42nd New Balance Falmouth Road Race.  As most of you know, this cause is very near and dear to my heart as both of my children, Brennon and Allie, were diagnosed with ataxia, specifically AOA2, in the prime of their lives at the age of 17.  Ataxias are rare...
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Schmahmann Lab Update

Massachusetts General Hospital Ataxia Unit and   Laboratory for Neuroanatomy and Cerebellar Neurobiology   Annual Update to our Friends and Donors   Jeremy D. Schmahmann, M.D. July 29 2014   The MGH Ataxia Unit and Laboratory for Neuroanatomy and Cerebellar Neurobiology continue to thrive. The Ataxia Unit is the centerpiece of our clinical, research, and teaching effort. ...
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Falmouth Road Race 2013 – From Dave and Sheri Kulis

Dear Friends, For the 3rd year running, no pun intended, we’re raising funds for the MINDlink Foundation through the 41st annual Falmouth Road Race! Last year, we received more than $50,000 in donations for MINDlink thanks to the generosity of so many people, and with any luck at all, we hope to be able to reach that total once again. The MINDlink Foundation helps to support the research program o...
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Neurology Podcasts

Dr. Jeremy Schmahmann, Director of the Massachusetts General Hospital Ataxia Unit and Director of the Laboratory for Neuroanatomy and Cerebellar Neurobiology, is currently featured on the March 5th, 12th, and 19th Neurology Podcasts produced by the American Academy of Neurology. These free podcasts, which are available on iTunes, include interviews with ataxia experts Dr. Schma...
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Schmahmann lab attends the National Ataxia Foundation conference

On March 14-17, members of the Schmahmann Lab for Neuroanatomy and Cerebellar Neurobiology were delighted to attend the 56th Annual Membership Meeting of the National Ataxia Foundation in Detroit, Michigan. The annual meeting brought together patients, doctors, and researchers for community building and discussions about ataxia. Attendees from the Schmahmann lab included Dr. Jeremy Schmahm...
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Falmouth Road Race 2012 – Teamwork, Dedication, and Success

Thanks to all the hard work of all the runners, family members, supporters, and friends of MINDlink, the Falmouth Road race was enormous fun and a great fundraising success. Here is a letter from Dave Kulis, and some photos, that help to tell the story. We continue to be inspired by the dedication and commitment of all our supporters and friends, and together I am confident that&nbs...
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Greetings from the Schmahmann Lab – July 2012

It’s been a busy few months here in the Schmahmann Lab for Neuroanatomy and Cerebellar Neurobiology and the MGH Ataxia Unit. We also have many new members joining our team to help us with all of the active projects. Dr. Franziska Hoche has joined the lab as a post-doctoral research fellow. Dr. Hoche received her M.D. at the Goethe University in Frankfurt, Germany.  She is taking time out fr...
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Falmouth Road Race 2012 – Sponsoring a MINDlink Team Member

            Dear Friends, Last year, thanks to your generosity, we raised almost $30,000 for the MINDlink Foundation through the Falmouth Road Race.  This year, we aim to surpass that amount, and with your continued help, we know it can be done. The MINDlink Foundation helps to support the research program of Dr. Jeremy Schmahmann at Mass General Hospital where his group is involved in a...
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