#ScienceSaturday: August 7, 2021

#ScienceSaturday: August 7, 2021

#ScienceSaturday posts share relevant and exciting scientific news with the KAND community. This project is a collaboration between KIF1A.ORG’s Research Engagement Team Leader Alejandro Doval, President Kathryn Atchley, Science Communication Volunteer Aileen Lam and Chief Science Officer Dr. Dominique Lessard. Send news suggestions to our team at impact@kif1a.org.

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#ScienceSaturday: July 31, 2021

#ScienceSaturday: July 31, 2021

#ScienceSaturday posts share relevant and exciting scientific news with the KAND community. This project is a collaboration between KIF1A.ORG’s Research Engagement Team Leader Alejandro Doval, President Kathryn Atchley, Science Communication Associate Aileen Lam and Chief Science Officer Dr. Dominique Lessard. Send news suggestions to our team at impact@kif1a.org. This week we have a very special edition…

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July 2021 Highlights

July 2021 Highlights

Yes, it’s that time of the month already! It’s hard to believe almost a month has passed since we had the opportunity to “see” so many of our friends at the KAND Conference. Great updates then, and more updates now! Scroll on to see the latest!

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Teaching Friendship and Inclusion on KIF1A Day

Teaching Friendship and Inclusion on KIF1A Day

In this guest post, Arica Altobello, Speech-Language Pathologist, caregiver and friend to KIF1A superhero Sadie, shares her experience planning an inclusive KIF1A Day event at Sadie’s elementary school in April. The next official KIF1A Day is April 28, 2022, but every day is an opportunity to teach others how to be a friend to our…

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#ScienceSaturday: July 24, 2021

#ScienceSaturday: July 24, 2021

#ScienceSaturday posts share relevant and exciting scientific news with the KAND community. This project is a collaboration between KIF1A.ORG’s Research Engagement Team Leader Alejandro Doval, President Kathryn Atchley, Science Communication Associate Aileen Lam and Chief Science Officer Dr. Dominique Lessard. Send news suggestions to our team at impact@kif1a.org.

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#ScienceSaturday: July 17, 2021

#ScienceSaturday: July 17, 2021

#ScienceSaturday posts share relevant and exciting scientific news with the KAND community. This project is a collaboration between KIF1A.ORG’s Research Engagement Team Leader Alejandro Doval, President Kathryn Atchley, Science Communication Associate Aileen Lam and Chief Science Officer Dr. Dominique Lessard. Send news suggestions to our team at impact@kif1a.org.

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#ScienceSaturday: July 3, 2021

#ScienceSaturday: July 3, 2021

#ScienceSaturday posts share relevant and exciting scientific news with the KAND community. This project is a collaboration between KIF1A.ORG’s Research Engagement Team Leader Alejandro Doval, President Kathryn Atchley, Science Communication Associate Aileen Lam and Chief Science Officer Dr. Dominique Lessard. Send news suggestions to our team at impact@kif1a.org.

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Conference Updates and June 2021 Highlights

Conference Updates and June 2021 Highlights

We have a special edition of Monthly Momentum for you with Pre-Conference presentations from our therapeutic development collaborators available for you to watch now! We are blown away by all that has transpired over the last 6 months and what is still to come for the rest of 2021. The KIF1A community has experienced growth…

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#ScienceSaturday: June 26, 2021

#ScienceSaturday: June 26, 2021

#ScienceSaturday posts share relevant and exciting scientific news with the KAND community. This project is a collaboration between KIF1A.ORG’s Research Engagement Team Leader Alejandro Doval, President Kathryn Atchley, Science Communication Associate Aileen Lam and Chief Science Officer Dr. Dominique Lessard. Send news suggestions to our team at impact@kif1a.org.

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BioLoomics Partners with KIF1A.ORG to Find Life-Saving Therapeutics for KAND

BioLoomics Partners with KIF1A.ORG to Find Life-Saving Therapeutics for KAND

KIF1A.ORG Community, We are thrilled to introduce you to BioLoomics, a new partner in our urgent mission to find treatments for KIF1A-Associated Neurological Disorder (KAND). BioLoomics uses their technology to speed up therapeutic discovery and yield promising drugs that cannot be found through traditional approaches. As we work relentlessly to outpace the ticking clock of…

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