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July 22, 2021

World Brain Day 2021

In honor of World Brain Day, established by the World Federation of Neurology, we wanted to share a selection of brain imaging from our research.

July 13, 2021

Dr. Feldman featured on IASP Pain Research Forum Podcast

Speaking to the joint Harvard NeuroDiscovery Center and MassGeneral Institute for Neurodegenerative Disease Informatics group, Dr. Feldman discusses the problem of diabetic neuropathy, its causes and treatment, and our lab investigations of this condition.

June 28, 2021

ADA 2021: A Debate on Neuropathy Testing

Dr. Brian Callaghan shares his position about the current problems of diabetic neuropathy testing. He presented this argument during a debate at the American Diabetes Association's 81st Scientific Sessions.

June 14, 2021

New Grant: CLARiFY–An International Diabetes Collaboration

Funded by the NIDDK, CLARiFY is a multi-national collaborative grant that addresses the cognitive effects of Type 1 Diabetes. Along with our partners on the grant from Murdoch Children's Institute and Monash University (both in Australia), Dr. Eva Feldman discusses the problem and how we will will better understand this complication with a very

April 29, 2021

Post-COVID Care and Health Disparities

Watch Dr. Eva Feldman join Internal Medicine Chair Dr. John Carethers and fellow NeuroNetwork for Emerging Therapies Faculty Drs. Rodica Pop-Busui and Salim Hayek for a webinar on post-COVID care, Long COVID and health disparities.

Dr. Sarah Elzinga works with Biorepository samples at the NeuroNetwork for Emerging Therapies lab
April 16, 2021

Press: DMM First Person with Sarah Elzinga, PhD

Disease Models & Mechanisms selected Sarah Elzinga for a special Q&A about her recently published paper about the sex differences in insulin resistance, but not peripheral neuropathy in diet-induced prediabetes animal models

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April 16, 2021

World Voice Day 2021: Dr. Norman Hogikyan

On World Voice Day, a message from a NeuroNetwork faculty member, Norman D. Hogikyan, M.D., FACS, Director of Michigan Medicine's Vocal Health Center.

March 22, 2021

Dr.Eva Feldman Recaps NIH Long COVID Symposium

Early March, Dr. Feldman was invited to be a part of a meeting on "Long COVID" at the National Institutes of Health (NIH). In this video, she shares what she spoke about, what she learned, and what it means for the future of Michigan Medicine COVID-19 research.

photo of Edith Briskin who established the Edith Briskin Emerging Scholar
February 23, 2021

Announcing the Edith Briskin Emerging Scholar

Edith Briskin has established an emerging scholarship and introduced Sarah Elzinga, Ph.D., as the inaugural Edith Briskin Emerging Scholar at the NeuroNetwork for Emerging Therapies.

NeuroNetwork for Emerging Therapies Faculty Dr. Salim Hayek
February 18, 2021

Heart Month: Dr. Hayek Explains Heart & Brain Health

Dr. Salim Hayek, Medical Director of the Michigan Medicine Frankel Cardiovascular Center Clinics, details the links between heart and brain health. Dr. Hayek also describes the important research that he and Dr. Eva Feldman are conducting to understand how COVID-19 is impacting the brain, heart and other organs.