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Dr. Eva Feldman and Dr. Brian Callaghan
July 13, 2020

Drs. Feldman & Callaghan Unlock Obesity’s Effects on Nerves

Drs. Eva L. Feldman and Brian Callaghan have published numerous articles this year that report how obesity and diabetes combine to cause peripheral nerve damage, known as neuropathy, but also damage to the nerves in the brain, which affects cognition.

photo of NeuroNetwork for Emerging Therapies Dr. Kevin Chen
June 29, 2020

Back in the Lab w/ Kevin Chen, MD

Dr. Kevin Chen just finished his first week back in the NeuroNetwork for Emerging Therapies lab. He shares what it was like to start during COVID-19 and about his research combining neurosurgery and ALS.

Michigan Medicine ALS Center of Excellence National Advisory Board Member John Scarbrough
June 21, 2020

Global ALS/MND Awareness Day 2020

Michigan Medicine's NeuroNetwork for Emerging Therapies, ALS Center of Excellence, including National Advisory Board Members Sheri Mark and John Scarbrough, and Pranger ALS Clinic join alliance members across the world to raise awareness of ALS.

photo of Dr. Stephanie Eid
June 13, 2020

10 Questions w/ Stephanie Eid, PhD — ADA Special Edition

In a special edition for the American Diabetes Association 80th Scientific Sessions, Dr. Stephanie Eid, the Rose C. and Nathan L. Milstein Family Emerging Scholar, answers 10 questions about her work, diabetes and her thoughts on the annual event.

Cathleen, Sam and Scott Pranger
May 20, 2020

Taking on ALS: An Emotional and Financial Burden

ALS impacts families like the Prangers mentally, physically and emotionally. Scott Pranger explains how it also can throw a financial curveball, and why he was inspired to help.