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Updates on our work to establish “one standard” in the treatment of epilepsy and associated psychiatric disorders around the world.

December 18, 2018

2018 Year End Letter

This has been an exciting year for the ROW Foundation. That makes it difficult deciding what should be the focus of this year-end letter. I’ve settled on three chapters from our 2018 story that make me especially proud and grateful to be part of the ROW Foundation.
November 19, 2018

National Epilepsy Awareness Month

EPILEPSY is the most common serious brain disorder worldwide with no age, racial, social class, or geographic boundaries. There are 3.4 million people in the US living with active epilepsy. That's more than Autism Spectrum Disorders, Parkinson's, Multiple Sclerosis and Cerebral Palsy combined. Yet, epilepsy...
October 18, 2018

Amazing Victory – One of Many!

FATIMA HAS HAD EPILEPSY since the age of three. For 30 years the treatment available to her did not control her seizures. She recently made a 150-mile trip to the epilepsy clinic in Freetown. She was diagnosed with epilepsy and received Roweepra through one of our partners, Medical Assistance Sierra Leone (MASL).
September 20, 2018

The Republic of Georgia

THE REPUBLIC OF GEORGIA is the location of ROW’s latest equipment grant. Georgia shares a border with Armenia, the location of our very first grant in 2015. Now we’re providing the same Natus Neurology 32-channel video EEG workstation to the Georgian League Against Epilepsy.
August 23, 2018

$2 Million In Life-Saving Medication!

The ROW Foundation has surpassed the $2 million mark in medication grants to alleviate the suffering caused by epilepsy. Thousands of people in places like Sierra Leone, Haiti, Armenia, Bolivia, and Venezuela have new hope for a brighter future. And we’re just getting started!
July 18, 2018

One Life At A Time!

We are halfway into 2018 and very excited about the work we are privileged to do. So far, we have sent medication grants to Sierra Leone, Haiti, Armenia, and Kenya. New grants are in development with groups in Ethiopia, Democratic Republic of Congo, and Paraguay.
June 27, 2018

EEG Unit For Pediatric Intensive Care Unit

ROW has made a $15,200 grant to Santokba Durlabhjii Memorial Hospital in Jaipur, India for an EEG unit for their pediatric intensive care unit. We are pleased to partner with a hospital whose compassion care means 10% of their beds are dedicated to treating the needy at no cost.
May 31, 2018

American Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting

ROW attended the American Psychiatric Association’s annual meeting in New York, with over 16,000 attendees from around the globe. We shared our model and various epilepsy projects with psychiatrists, physicians, and students, almost half of whom were international members.
April 28, 2018

Epilepsy A Major Problem In India

It is estimated there are about 12 million people with epilepsy in India, making up almost one-sixth of the global burden. The ROW Foundation is addressing this crisis by providing much-needed diagnostic equipment to multiple hospitals in northern India.