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U-M student leads BH5K’s top fund-raising team

Ann Arbor – For Lauren Hendel, the fight against ALS became personal when she went home for Thanksgiving last fall. That’s when she and her brothers learned that their father, Stu, had been diagnosed … [Read More...]

Dr. Feldman authors review aimed at shifting worldwide diabetes research

March 22, 2017 Ann Arbor, Michigan – Breakthroughs in understanding the role of fats in the blood, energy transfer between cells, and whole-system analysis are providing clearer paths for … [Read More...]

PNR&D reach expands through research collaborations

The impact of the Program for Neurology Research & Discovery is amplified by a wide range of collaborations with researchers across the University of Michigan, the United States and the … [Read More...]

Teaming up to #IceALS

Ann Arbor – A new awareness campaign to support ALS patient care and research picks up right where the Ice Bucket Challenge left off: On ice. With fans chanting “Ice ALS,” Michigan’s hockey, … [Read More...]

Ice ALS! campaign kicks off Saturday in Yost Arena

Wolverines ice hockey team to promote awareness of Lou Gehrig's disease Ann Arbor — Ice ALS!   That’s the slogan of a new grass-roots advocacy campaign that will kick off Saturday with help … [Read More...]

PNR&D continues collaborative mission in India

The Program for Neurology Research & Discovery's mission of worldwide collaboration continued this summer, connecting Mount Pleasant, Michigan, with Chennai, India, through the work of medical … [Read More...]

PNR&D Director earns Laureate Award from Endocrine Society

Washington, DC— Eva L. Feldman, MD, PhD, the Director of the Program for Neurology Research and Discovery, has earned the Endocrine Society’s prestigious 2017 Laureate Award. Dr. Feldman, the … [Read More...]

Buddy’s Pizza president makes $500,000 matching gift for Alzheimer’s research

Robert Jacobs is no stranger to neurological disease: He lost his father to Alzheimer’s disease, and was himself diagnosed with Guillain-Barré syndrome a decade ago. So the Buddy’s Pizza president … [Read More...]

Pesticide exposure may be risk factor for ALS

New research led by Program for Neurology Research & Discovery Director  Dr. Eva Feldman and other University of Michigan researchers shows environmental pollutants could affect the chances a … [Read More...]

PNR&D director among Michigan’s “Influential Women”

Eva Feldman, M.D., Ph.D., Director of the Program for Neurology Research & Discovery, is among the 100 most influential women in Michigan, according to a Crain’s Detroit Business special … [Read More...]

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