FAQs About Funding and Support

1. Who created the iCureCeliac® initiative?

An initiative of the Community Engaged Network for All (CENA), a Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI)-funded project, led by the Genetic Alliance, of which CDF is a member, iCureCeliac® was developed in collaboration with the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), the University of California, Davis (UCD), the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), the CDF Medical Advisory Board and scientific and medical communities, and several other disease advocacy organizations that were selected by Genetic Alliance from more than 100 applicants.

2. How is iCureCeliac® funded?

The initial funding for iCureCeliac® was provided by the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research (PCORI), a non-governmental institute created as part of a modification to the Social Security Act by clauses in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010. Currently, iCureCeliac® is maintained through individual donations.

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3. What other organizations support iCureCeliac®?

iCureCeliac® is supported by the Gluten Intolerance Group and 45+ other disease advocacy organizations that belong to the Platform for Engaging Everyone Responsibly (PEER).