The Child Neurology Foundation (CNF) is a patient advocacy organization that serves as a collaborative center of education, resources, and support for children and their families living with neurologic conditions, and facilitates connection with medical professionals who care for them.
Patient Toolkit: Child Neurologists New Visit Toolkit
Tools & Resource for Mental Health Patients: Mental Health Hub
Outline of 2022-2024 Strategic Plan: CNF Strategic Plan 2022-2024
2022 Scholarships: Apply: CNF Medical Student Scholarships
Addressing Stigma Improves Care in Chronic Pediatric Neurological ConditionsNovember 11th 2022
The Child Neurology Foundation is using community outreach and a new social services network to help children with neurological conditions feel included in contemporary society.
Future Implications, Outlook of New CDC Developmental Milestone Guidelines: Paul Lipkin, MDSeptember 13th 2022
The director of medical outpatient services at the Kennedy Krieger Institute discussed the long-term effects of the updated developmental milestone guidelines and the need to judge children based on the 75th percentile. [WATCH TIME: 7 minutes]
Weighing Socioeconomic Background, Family Life When Assessing Developmental Milestones: Paul Lipkin, MDSeptember 11th 2022
The director of medical outpatient services at the Kennedy Krieger Institute discussed how the clinical community has approached children who fail to reach developmental milestones in part because of poor home lifestyle. [WATCH TIME: 3 minutes]
Changes in Practice, Perspective on Developmental Milestones for Children: Paul Lipkin, MDSeptember 3rd 2022
The director of medical outpatient services at the Kennedy Krieger Institute provided insight on how clinicians have typically assessed children who fail to meet milestones, and how that might change with new guidelines. [WATCH TIME: 3 minutes]
NeuroVoices: Paul Lipkin, MD, on Improved CDC Guidelines for Developmental MilestonesAugust 31st 2022
The director of medical outpatient services at the Kennedy Krieger Institute discussed the changes and implications of new CDC guidelines on developmental milestones for growing children.
Overview of New CDC Developmental Milestones for Young Children: Paul Lipkin, MDAugust 30th 2022
The director of medical outpatient services at the Kennedy Krieger Institute provided insight on the recently announced revisions to the “Learn the Signs. Act Early.” CDC developmental milestones for children. [WATCH TIME: 4 minutes]
Adding Experience to the National Health Institute Council: Amy Brin, MSN, MA, PCNS-BCMay 17th 2022
The chief executive officer of the Child Neurology Foundation provided insight on her new position at the National Health Institute’s National Advisory Neurological Disorders and Stroke Council. [WATCH TIME: 4 minutes]
Significance, Impact of Social Support in Child Neurology: Amy Brin, MSN, MA, PCNS-BCMay 10th 2022
The chief executive officer of the Child Neurology Foundation provided insight on the ongoing efforts to make children with neurological conditions feel inclusive in today’s society. [WATCH TIME: 3 minutes]
Eliminating Stigmas in Child Neurology, Importance of Publicly Recognizing Conditions: Amy Brin, MSN, MA, PCNS-BCMay 8th 2022
The chief executive officer of the Child Neurology Foundation discussed the need to change conversations about children living with neurological disorders and creating more healthy environments for them. [WATCH TIME: 4 minutes]
Rare Disease Day: Updates on Rare Neurological DiseasesFebruary 28th 2022
In recognition of Rare Disease Day, the NeurologyLive® team offered an extensive update on the state of care and treatment for a wide range of rare neurological diseases, including Kleine-Levin syndrome, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, cerebral palsy, Lennox-Gastaut syndrome, and more.