The Cortical Foundation: Educating, Advocating and Supporting those with Cortical Malformations

Introducing, The Cortical Foundation, dedicated to providing services to educate, advocate, support, and improve awareness of cortical malformations.

Cortical malformations are rare, congenital disorders and include: focal cortical dysplasia, lissencephaly, polymicrogyria, hemimegalencephaly, megalencephaly, schizencephaly, microcephaly and tuberous sclerosis.

The Cortical Foundation fulfills its mission through a comprehensive strategy that includes directly funding research, advocating for increased federal dollars for cortical malformation researchers around the country, providing patient services, and extending community outreach and education nationwide through a network of dedicated volunteers.

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