News

Please find below, the latest news and announcements from the Anti-NMDA Receptor Encephalitis Foundation.

Evelyn’s story

The story of Evelyn is typical of so many who are first seen in psychiatry due to the predominance of psychiatric symptoms, leading to an admission to a psychiatric ward or hospital.  Only after the patient develops seizures and/or a…

La Historia de Mercedes /Mercedes’ Story/Le témoignage de Mercedes

Para todos los Hispano parlantes, nos complacecompartir con ustedes la historia de Mercedes, unasobreviviente Espanola de anti-NMDA. Mil gracias, Mercedes! For all Spanish-speakers, we are pleased to share with you the story of Mercedes, a Spanish survivor of anti-NMDA. Many…

Lucy in the Sky with Encephalitis

We are grateful to Lucy for sharing her story and her blog, Lucy in the Sky with Encephalitis, with us and with our readers. She has also included some excellent information on the possible after-effects of autoimmune encephalitis.  Every anti-NMDA…

Aubrie’s anti-NMDA Story, South Carolina, U.S.A.

We are grateful to the mother of Aubrie for sharing her daughter’s anti-NMDA story with us. We know that it will inspire hope in many. We also know that the telling of the story is just one more step in…

Encephalitis Global’s 2019 FACES to be held in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Dear Subscriber, I am delighted to announce that the 2019 FACES Encephalitis Conference will be held from April 26-28, 2019 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada – home of the Foundation. FACES is an annual conference for encephalitis survivors, caregivers and their friends…

The Anti-NMDA Receptor Encephalitis Foundation Newsletter

Medicine and Me: Living with encephalitis: Dr Sarosh Irani & Dr Rachel Kneen From www.youtube.com - January 16, 8:37 PM Lecture: What is being done to improve encephalitis for the future? Speakers: Dr Sarosh Irani, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford Dr…