Pediatric Autoimmune Neuropsychiatric Disorder Associated With Streptococcus

The purpose of PANDAS RESOURCE NETWORK is to be a leading national, non-profit advocacy group for children diagnosed with PANDAS.

A non-profit organization that is dedicated to educating patients, families and healthcare providers and supporting those who have been affected.

For its ability to advance treatment protocols and research of PANDAS based on responsible, evidence-based medical practice

To educate primary care providers and pediatric specialists about the disease, enabling children to receive an early, accurate diagnosis, effective treatment, and appropriate referrals immediately upon disease onset; to provide resources and referrals to doctors and families through the course of the disease, from the earliest onset of symptoms through to remission; and to serve as a collaborative resource for experts in the fields of neurology, immunology, psychiatry, gastroenterology, rheumatology, psychology, and epidemiology, encouraging interdisciplinary discussion and research on PANDAS.

The PANDAS RESOURCE NETWORK™ is a national non-profit organization dedicated solely to fighting PANDAS disorder through a combination of research, education, and awareness.

The PANDAS RESOURCE NETWORK™ Founded in 2010 the PRN provides families and physicians and the community with practical information and coping strategies that minimize the effects of PANDAS. In addition, the PRN is the clearinghouse for medical information and strives to be the recognized national advocate for PANDAS education and awareness.

The Foundation's mission is to, EDUCATE, COMMUNICATE, CURE™:

Educate the medical community, patients and their families about PANDAS (EDUCATE)

Increase public and professional awareness (COMMUNICATE)

Encourage research into new treatments and a cure (CURE)

1. Approximately 5% of the pediatric population is affected by PANDAS most undiagnosed or misdiagnosed.