Wake Up Narcolepsy Awards $35,000 Grant To Dr. Scammell At Harvard For Further Research Into Narcolepsy

Co-founder Monica Gow presented a check last week to the department of sleep medicine at Harvard Medical School. During a visit to the Lab, Dr. Scammell shared progress being made into the mechanisms of cataplexy, a disabling symptom of narcolepsy. In a statement detailing the discoveries made in narcoleptic mice, he shared with Monica the […]

Amanda Burns Runs For WUN In The 2018 Boston Marathon

Our first Wunner Amanda Burns is already in training for the Boston Marathon. Here is why she is running and how you can support her. Allyssa, my daughter, was diagnosed with Narcolepsy with Cataplexy in 2012 at the age of 12. Allyssa has grown up faster, and been exposed to more than a kid should […]

WUN is thrilled to award Dr. Ong a grant of $3,000 for research into the psycho-social aspects of narcolepsy

On behalf of Wake Up Narcolepsy board member Nicole Jeray who is a full-time professional golfer and a PWN awarded Dr. Ong and graduate research assistance Rylee Brower funds last week for an innovative and much needed project. The research team, based at Northwestern University, Chicago, conducted a survey that revealed most people with narcolepsy […]

Wake Up Narcolepsy Awards Dr. Mignot $35,000

Wake Up Narcolepsy Awards Dr. Mignot $35,000

We are proud to have been able to grant Dr. Mignot at Stanford $35,000 for his ongoing research into narcolepsy. This week our board had the pleasure of personally handing over funds that have been donated to WUN through our many fund raising efforts over the past year. Here’s what Dr. Mignot said about the […]

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