February 2008 – Nature Magazine profiles career highlights of Eva Feldman, MD, Ph.D.

Nature magazine honors Dr. Feldman with profiling her career highlights and her new role as director of the A. Alfred Taubman Medical Research Institute. She wants to promote high-risk, high-reward research which is typically not funded in today’s competitive climate. Her research includes the pursuit of stem-cell-based ALS therapies. Her colleagues are excited to have a leader eager to take risks at a time when most academics put forth conservative proposals to secure funding from the National Institutes of Health.