Join us for our annual Conquer Chiari Walk Across America on the 21st and 28th of September!

Join us for our 1st annual Strike Down Chiari National Bowling Tournament on November 9th, 2024!

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Research at Conquer Chiari

Conquer Chiari believes that research is critical to improving the experiences and outcomes of Chiari patients. As such, we have grown to become the largest non-governmental funder of Chiari research and a recognized leader in the research community. 

As of March, 2024, our Research Program has generated 89 peer-reviewed publications, including groundbreaking work on the cognitive effects of Chiari, the genetics of Chiari, quantifying the neuroanatomy and hydrodynamics of Chiari, understanding how syrinxes form and more.

For a list of our program’s publications, click here: (Note that several publications are not included in this list because they were not indexed through the National Library of Medicine.)

Current Research Priorities:

Physical Impact of Chiari

Psychological Impact of Chiari

Understanding Chiari

Selected, Recent Publications:

If you are a scientist or medical professional interested in Chiari research and have a project you would like to discuss, please email: