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 […]

WUN Supports Narcolepsy Family Education Day in Canada

Posted by on Sep 21, 2017 in Awareness, Events, Wake Up Narcolepsy

On September 9, 2017, The Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, Canada in partnership with Wake Up Narcolepsy hosted a Narcolepsy Family Education Day for patients, families and anyone involved in the care of children with Narcolepsy. A highlight of the day was when WUN Co-founder and Board Member, David Gow and WUN Board Member […]

WUN Mission to Support Narcolepsy Research In Action

Congratulations to WUN Co-founder and Board Member, Monica Gow, who is listed as co-author on an article and poster presented at the SLEEP 2017 Conference by Dr. Kiran Maski, MD, Sleep Neurology Clinics, Boston Children’s Hospital titled “Listening to the Patient Voice: Diagnostic Delays, Disease Burden and Treatment Efficacy.” Recently, Gow was interviewed by Sleep […]

Narcolepsy Reflections – Jenna Brady’s Transformative Boston Marathon Experience

The Wake Up Narcolepsy Team WUNners has brought together runners from across the country and Canada for the past eight years to not only raise funds for narcolepsy research, but these runners also dedicate themselves to increasing awareness about this severely misunderstood sleep disorder. We value the dedication of our teams, and are so grateful […]

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