Every hour a baby is born with CP in the United States. Unfortunately, there is very little research being done to overcome and cure CP. Let’s Cure CP was created in the hopes of finding promising and alternative treatments for this debilitating condition. The videos below should help you to understand CP even more.
Dr. Carroll with Georgia Health Sciences University discussing his study and Stem Cell therapy for Cerebral Palsy patients.
Cure CP is running a series of free webinars. This first webinar was recorded on September 12, 2011 and is an introduction to regenerative medicine and stem cell therapy. The webinar was presented by Cliff Wimboren from Georgia Health Sciences University and discusses what regenerative medicine is and how it applies to stem cell therapy. Cure CP would also like to thank Cportsolutions for providing the webex hosting for the event.
Cerebral Palsy Activities at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
“What we have learned about the number and characteristics of children with cerebral palsy in the US.” Presenter: Daisy Christensen, PhD, Epidemiologist, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, CDC.
Feb 11, 2014
Genetic Contributions to Cerebral Palsy
Dr. Michael Kruer and his team explain how and why genetics could play a part in certain forms of Cerebral Palsy.
October 9, 2013
Regenerative Medicine and How It is Applied to CP
Dr. James Carroll’s team with Georgia Health Sciences University discussing Stem Cell therapy and how it has the potential to be a new emerging therapy for Cerebral Palsy patients.