U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

The Foundation for Peripheral Neuropathy

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60 E. 42nd Street, Suite 942
New York, NY 10165
212- 692-0662 (Voice)
212-692-0668 (FAX)


Founded in 1995, The Foundation for Peripheral Neuropathy is the leading national nonprofit organization providing neuropathy patient support, education, advocacy, and the promotion of research into the causes of and cures for peripheral neuropathies. The Foundation for Peripheral Neuropathy encourages and supports research to better understand neuropathy and also provides funding for promising scientific research through its research grants program, which has awarded over $850,000 in grants to date. The Foundation for Peripheral Neuropathy connects patients with one another through its active nationwide network of members, 4 regional chapters, 15 affiliate Neuropathy Centers of Excellence at prominent academic institutions, and 150 patient-led volunteer support groups. The Foundation for Peripheral Neuropathy publishes Neuropathy E-News, a free monthly e-newsletter that provides tips for coping with neuropathy, breaking research news, advocacy action alerts, community events, educational articles and resources, and more.

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Neuropathy News: an information-packed newsletter published for members and supporters.

Review Date

Tuesday, Oct 06, 2015