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Dr. Feldman receiving the PNS Gebhart Prize from Dr. Pieter Van Doorn.
July 2, 2019

Dr. Feldman Receives Peripheral Nerve Society’s Alan J. Gebhart Prize

Awarded at the 2019 PNS Annual Meeting in Genoa Italy, the Gebhart Prize recognizes Dr. Feldman’s contributions to the PNS mission: supporting research, training scientists, setting standards of care, creating new treatments, and facilitating clinical trials. Ten PNR&D scientists and staff attended and presented at the conference.

Brian Callaghan, M.D. with Lester Graham, Michigan Radio
June 7, 2019

Dr. Callaghan Featured on NPR to Review Drug Costs

Dr. Brian Callaghan discussed his recent drug cost research on Michigan Radio's Stateside program. His research investigated the sharp rise in drug costs to patients suffering from neurologic diseases.

Genes Graphic
June 5, 2019

Changing Gene Activity Affects Diabetic Nerve Damage

Research from Drs. Sarah Elzinga, Stephanie Eid and Kai Guo shows that the activity of the genes with which you are born can be changed during your lifetime by the environment and by chronic diseases, such as type 2 diabetes.

Amy Rumora, Ph.D. with Eva Feldman, M.D., Ph.D.
March 26, 2019

Eating Healthy Fats Can Improve Nerve Function

In a new study, lead author Dr. Amy Rumora and senior author Dr. Eva Feldman observed a reversal of chronic nerve damage with the consumption of unsaturated dietary fats.