PANDAS Network is happy to share presentations from the West Coast PANDAS/PANS Symposium!
These videos are available for free and can be viewed below or found at youtube.com/pandasnetworkvideos. Links to these informative presentations will also be permanently housed on the PANDAS Network website.
Thank you to the providers, researchers, and parents that appeared . . . → Read More: Symposium Presentation Videos Now Online
PANDAS Network hosted the West Coast PANDAS/PANS Symposium yesterday, April 26, 2014. The Inside Bay Area News highlights the event in, Parents, doctors share hellish experiences of PANS/PANDAS disease, often misdiagnosed as bipolar disorder.
Parents from 16 states and four countries, including China and Scotland, made the pilgrimage to the conference sponsored . . . → Read More: PANDAS Conference Highlighted in Media!
UPDATED 12/9/2013 to include additional notes.
November 9 and 10 proved to be a well informed and uniting day for parents, researchers, and physicians. With over 400 people in attendance, this was the largest conference solely devoted to PANDAS and PANS. Thank you to the NE PANS/PANDAS Parents Association for their great work . . . → Read More: NE Conference Highlights
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. PANDAS-PANS-PITAND Retrospective Research Study Invitation .
You are invited to participate in an online survey research study from the University at Buffalo in collaboration with Dr. Tanya Murphy from the University of South Florida to learn more about the symptoms, diagnosis, interventions, and clinical course of . . . → Read More: Online Research Study Now Active: “Retrospective” Survey
My Son, the PANDAS Survivor by Karen J.
Today, my son not only graduated from high school, but he gave a commencement speech to over 2,000 people. While this might not be considered too out of the ordinary, for the parents of a kid who once suffered severe vocal tics and OCD due . . . → Read More: My Son, the PANDAS Survivor
The following is one of two parent summaries of the 2012 IOCDF Conference. We advise the reader to view both summaries as there are some overlaps, but also unique observations in both. Parent Summary #2 can be found here.
Parent Summary #1 (by parent volunteer, Vickie)
The IOCDF conference was held July 27-29th . . . → Read More: IOCDF Conference: Parent Summary #1
It is wonderful to read stories of how PANDAS children have the strength and perserverance to overcome the obstacles associated with disorder to live a full life and fulfill their dreams!
In “The Commecial Appeal” website, Garrett Nass is featured in the story “Disorder doesn’t deter boy’s acting dreams“. Garrett has PANDAS, and after treatment, . . . → Read More: PANDAS doesn’t deter boy’s acting dreams: The Nass Family
11 year old Hayden Young is proof at the strength and determination kids with PANDAS have.
In the article, Craig James Congratulates Young Texan Who Overcame Autoimmune Disorder to Pitch Perfect Game, it took the Young Family 18 months of misdiagnoses to finally get to the true root cause of Hayden’s decline that consisted of . . . → Read More: 11 Year Old Overcomes PANDAS to Accomplish Great Things: PANDAS in the News