The Standardization Workgroups develop the questionnaires and the protocols for the data assessment, collection and keeping of the patient data at the databases managed by the Nodes. They also develop standard methods and operating procedures for the execution of the studies in their own areas of competence.
The Workgroups also promote the launch and supervise the execution of studies by the Consortium in their own areas of competence, by providing the specific scientific counselling. As such,they work in close collaboration with the Scientific Coordinator of the Consortium.


WG1. Phenotyping – Leader: Dr. Eleni Panagiotakaki
WG2. Genotyping – Leader: Prof. Arn van den Maagdenberg
WG3. Modelling – Leader: Prof. Mohamad Mikati



Prof. Mohamad Mikati presenting findings from the mouse model of D801N mutation of ATP1A3 in AHC,
at the Third Symposium on ATP1A3 in disease (Lunteren, NL, 29 – 31 August 2014)


IAHCRC - International Consortium for the Research on Alternating Hemiplegia of Childhood and other ATP1A3 related diseases