ASPIRE Scheduled to Speak on PANS PANDAS at CEC National Convention

ASPIRE Scheduled to Speak on PANS PANDAS at CEC National Convention

Published: Jan 18, 2021   |   Author: Gabriella True   |   Category: Blog, Featured on Homepage, Schools & Educators   |   Tags: , ,   |   No Comments

Presenting a Panel on General Curriculum Access for Students with PANS PANDAS at CEC National Convention Session Date: Friday, March 12, 2021, at 4:00 PM Session Abstract: This presentation provides an overview of how PANS/PANDAS impacts classroom functioning across physical, socio-emotional, academic, and behavioral domains. Presenters will describe strategies and initiatives to support students with […]

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PANS Epidemiology Study & Registry

PANS Epidemiology Study & Registry

Published: Jan 18, 2021   |   Author: Gabriella True   |   Category: Blog, Current Studies   |   No Comments

Enroll in the PANS Epidemiology Study Today I am excited to share a recent conversation with Jessica Gavin, PRAI Board Chair & IPR Principal Investigator, to talk about the International PANS Registry (IPR) and the PANS Epidemiology Study with you! Let’s dive right in. – Gabriella True, ASPIRE President. Please note PANDAS is a subset […]

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Maternal Autoimmunity and Inflammation are Associated with Childhood Tics and Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder: Transcriptomic Data show Common Enriched Innate Immune Pathways

Published: Jan 8, 2021   |   Author: Gabriella True   |   Category: Blog, Research   |   No Comments

Maternal Autoimmunity and Inflammation are Associated with Childhood Tics and Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder: Transcriptomic Data show Common Enriched Innate Immune Pathways Hannah F. Jones, Velda X. Han, Shrujna Patel, Brian S. Gloss, Nicolette Soler, Alvin Ho, Suvasini Sharma, Kavitha Kothur, Margherita Nosadini, Louise Wienholt, Chris Hardwick, Elizabeth H. Barnes, Jacqueline R. Lim, Sarah Alshammery, Timothy C. […]

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Genes, Cells, and Neural Circuits Relevant to OCD and Autism Spectrum Disorder

Published: Jan 1, 2021   |   Author: Gabriella True   |   Category: Blog, Featured on Homepage, Research   |   No Comments

Editor’s Note: Genes, Cells, and Neural Circuits Relevant to OCD and Autism Spectrum Disorder Ned H. Kalin, M.D. Published Online:1 Jan 2021 DOI 10.1176/appi.ajp.2020.20111605 Read Editor’s Note “These cross-species translational data are potentially exciting and serve to focus the search for the pathophysiology of PANDAS toward a specific class of inter-neurons within the striatum that […]

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Predictors and Prospective Course of PANS: A Pilot Study Using Electronic Platforms for Data Collection

Published: Dec 31, 2020   |   Author: Gabriella True   |   Category: Blog, Featured on Homepage, Research   |   No Comments

Predictors and Prospective Course of PANS: A Pilot Study Using Electronic Platforms for Data Collection Conclusion: Our study highlights the utility of electronic methods for tracking longitudinal symptoms in children with PANS and suggests that particular baseline characteristics (e.g., delay in identification and treatment of PANS, greater caregiver burden) may be indicative of a differential […]

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2020 Year in Review

2020 Year in Review

Published: Dec 28, 2020   |   Author: Gabriella True   |   Category: Blog, Featured on Homepage   |   No Comments

Despite the challenges of 2020, we are proud to report that the ASPIRE community continues to grow in size, support, and strength. We are grateful to all of you for your contributions: the clinicians, researchers, educators, parents, families, volunteers, and friends for your tireless commitment to those impacted by PANS/PANDAS. 

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