Event Location: WVU Student Rec Center

Chiari malformation is a serious neurological disorder affecting more than 300,000 people in the United States.

The Conquer Chiari Walk Across America is a series of local awareness and fundraising walks held on the same day, uniting patients and their families across the country.

The Morgantown walk is set for Saturday, Sept. 17, at the WVU Student Rec Center. Registration begins at 9 a.m. and the event gets underway at 10 a.m. View the flyer.

Proceeds from the event will be used to fund Chiari research, education and awareness programs.

To pre-register for the walk, visit www.conquerchiari.org. WVU Medicine is serving as an event sponsor.