Axiom Bank Donates $200,000 To Emory University To Help Develop New Treatments For Brain Diseases
ORLANDO, Fla. (May 15, 2019) – Axiom Bank, N.A., a leading community bank headquartered in Central Florida, has donated $200,000 to the Emory Brain Health Center. This gift will help fund further research aimed at developing new treatments for brain diseases such as epilepsy, Parkinson’s and depression through the Emory Neuromodulation and Technology Innovation Center (ENTICe).
“Axiom Bank is deeply committed to social responsibility,” said Daniel Davis, President and CEO of Axiom Bank. “Our support for ENTICe will help to foster vital medical research that one day will result in life-changing treatments for devastating neurological diseases.”
ENTICe is a collaborative effort between the Emory University departments of neurosurgery, neurology, and psychiatry and behavioral sciences in partnership with scientists and biomedical engineers from Georgia Tech. They work together to facilitate research and technical investigation,developing more effective medical devices and strategies to improve neuromodulation treatments for brain disorders.
“This generous contribution from Axiom Bank will help us continue our work in a variety of ways including our efforts to develop novel therapies for patients with drug resistant epilepsy and Parkinson’s disease,” says Robert E. Gross, MD, PhD, director and co-founder of ENTICe and professor of neurosurgery, neurology, biomedical engineering and neuroscience at Emory University School of Medicine.
About Axiom Bank
Axiom Bank, N.A., headquartered in Maitland, Florida, is a nationally chartered community bank that serves the financial needs of its customers through a wide range of financial products. The bank specializes in commercial loans, treasury management and payment processing. Additionally, the bank offers asset-based lending and invoice factoring through its Allied Affiliated Funding division. Axiom Bank also provides retail banking services, including checking, savings, CD and money market accounts, through 24 branch locations, 22 of which are inside select Walmart Supercenters®. As part of its commitment to exceed its customers’ expectations and deliver superior financial solutions, Axiom Bank is constantly working to expand the services and products it provides to its communities. Visit www.AxiomBanking.com. Member FDIC. Equal Housing Lender.