News Items & Press Releases

1
Aug

Dearric Winchester gets ready for 3 Day Cascade Lakes Relay to benefit migraine research

Over the course of a day, the average person will walk three miles. Over the course of three days, Dearric Winchester will run more than 72 times that average during the 11th annual Cascade Lakes Relay (CLR) in beautiful Central Oregon. Armed with months of training and a support van full of family and friends, Winchester will battle dramatic temperature

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11
Mar

AMD’s upcoming events at Brain Week RI

Learn more about migraine disease and what to do about it.

7
Nov

AMD begins their podcast series “Shades of Migraine”

AMD begins their podcast series “Shades of Migraine”

28
Jul

Association of Migraine Disorders raises $14,000 for neuroscience research

The Association of Migraine Disorders raised $14,000 for research at its third annual Mad Hatter Party, held June 23 at the Squantum Association in East Providence. Read More

16
May

The MRF and the AMD Announce the Opening of a Joint Request for Proposals for Migraine Research Grants

The Migraine Research Foundation (MRF) and the Association of Migraine Disorders (AMD) announce the opening of a joint Request for Proposals for migraine research grants. MRF is committed to discovering the causes, improving the treatments, and finding a cure, and AMD stimulates increased research specifically in the area of migraine disorders. We’re looking for projects that will help sufferers by

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17
Feb

The Inaugural Migraine Disorders Symposium

The inaugural Migraine Disorders Symposium was held on Tuesday, February 17 at the Brown Institute for Brain Science. Frederick Godley, MD provided introductory remarks about the new partnership between the Brown research center and the Association of Migraine Disorders. The featured speaker Daniela Pietrobon, PhD of Padova, Italy, an expert on calcium channel physiology was unable to attend due to

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12
Jan

The Migraine Research Foundation (MRF) Has Once Again Partnered with AMD

MRF has once again partnered with the Association of Migraine Disorders (AMD), a nonprofit based in Rhode Island, in funding a grant, which will be known as the Association of Migraine Disorders Grant. MRF and AMD plan to work together on future projects to help sufferers by advancing our ability to understand and treat migraine. View entire press release: Migraine

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6
May

AMD Makes Initial Grant to Migraine Research at Brown

The Association of Migraine Disorders (AMD) has sponsored a $100,000 multi-investigator pilot grant to support a migraine research project at Brown University. The project aligns with AMD’s overarching goal to further state-of-the-art research into the symptoms of migraine disease. The grant is a first step in what AMD hopes will become a long term partnership with researchers at Brown.

1
Jan

Migraine Research Foundation Announces 2013 Grants

MRF announced that it has partnered with the Association of Migraine Disorders (AMD), a nonprofit based in Rhode Island, for the first time in funding a grant, which will be known as the Association of Migraine Disorders Grant. MRF and AMD plan to work together on future projects to help sufferers by advancing our ability to understand and treat migraine.

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