Partners & Affiliations
PatientsLikeMe is a patient network that improves lives and a real-time research platform that advances medicine. We’ve partnered up to bring you a place to learn more about living with and treating life-changing conditions, to connect with others sharing similar experiences, and to track progress over time. Click here to learn more.
Science Care strives every day to honor their donors by insisting upon the highest standards of excellence in our work. Founded in 2000, they are the first whole body donation program in the country to earn accreditation by the American Association of Tissue Banks, a benchmark of excellence. Science Care’s whole body donation program links donors with those in the medical community who devote their time to developing new, innovative techniques, devices and treatments to advance and improve the quality of healthcare. Click here to learn more.
Led by Dr. Michael Benatar and Joanne Wuu, the ALS Research Collaboration (ARC) at the University of Miami represents a coordinated effort to understand the reasons why we lack effective therapies for patients with ALS, and to advance scientific progress towards a meaningful treatment for this devastating disorder. It is our mission to overcome these challenges and to help fill gaps in our knowledge by studying genetic and environmental risk factors for disease, illuminating the natural history of disease specifically as it pertains to different genetic causes of disease, probing the relationship between genotype and phenotype, aiding in the development of potential biomarkers and utilizing these to study pre-symptomatic disease, and evaluating new therapies through clinical trials. Click here to learn more.
LifeLegacy Foundation is a national, 501©(3) non-profit whole body donation program, accredited by the American Association of Tissue Banks for the purpose of education, research and advancement of medical and dental science. Whole body donation improves lives by providing medical researchers and educators the opportunity to investigate, explore, teach, practice and learn about the diseases and conditions that adversely affect people. Our commitment to the highest levels of ethical and quality standards affirms our integrity and commitment to do what is best for our donors, donor families, our clients and the community. Click here to learn more.
The Spastic Paraplegia Foundation, Inc. (SPF) is the only organization in the Americas dedicated to finding a cure fore Hereditary Spastic Paraplegia (HSP) and Primary Lateral Sclerosis (PLS). The SPF is a not-for-profit organization. Click here to learn more.
The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention is the leader in the fight against suicide. We fund research, offer educational programs, advocate for public policy, and support those affected by suicide. Click here to learn more.