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Christopher Carosella, MD, joins the Medical Advisory Board

We are very excited to welcome Dr. Christopher Carosella from Johns Hopkins to our Medical Advisory Board. He will be working with us to bring more education to our community in the area of neurological-based sleep issues.

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Hope for HIE Announces Partner in Hope - Trexo Robotics

We're excited to announce Trexo Robotics is a new Silver level Partner in Hope, through our Partners in Hope program. 
Trexo's support will help us fund valuable work being done by Hope for HIE, increasing our ability to tackle two big goals in this next growth curve of our organization: 1) Decreasing the incidence of HIE and 2) Improving the Quality of Life for our children and families.
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Natasha's Story

Our daughter, Aubree, was born on the 16th December at 9.12am. After approximately 14 hours in labour my waters broke which showed thick meconium, my partner (Tom) called for the midwife and before I knew it I was being wheeled down to the labour ward. The CTG was put round me and we were asked ‘who’s cutting the babies cord?’ ‘do you have an outfit ready?’ as far as I was aware everything was OK and I was going to have a “normal” delivery. That all changed very quickly… The CTG showed an abnormal heartbeat. The emergency buzzer was pressed. The room filled with consultants and before I knew it I was being rushed down the theatre for a CAT 1 emergency caesarean.

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Learning Disabilities, Attention & Behavioral Challenges in HIE

While epilepsy and cerebral palsy get far more attention as noted outcomes from HIE, the prevalence of learning, attention and behavioral challenges, especially for those who have experienced a more mild outcome from HIE, are a significant burden that need more attention and follow-up care. 

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Brooke Rakes, PhD(c), RN, RNC-NIC joins Medical Advisory Board

Hope for HIE's Board of Directors and Medical Advisory Board is pleased to announce Brooke Rakes, PhD(c), RN, RNC-NIC to an appointment on our Medical Advisory Board.

Brooke brings a wealth of knowledge, passion, and expertise to our MAB and we look forward to her contributions to help us move forward our mission.

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