ALS Crowd Episode 7: Dr. Jeffrey Rothstein on IPS cell research and therapy

Wednesday,  October 15, 2014 Check Out Health Podcasts at Blog Talk Radio with ALS Crowd Radio on BlogTalkRadio Learn more about the deep work being done by Dr. Jeffrey Rothstein at the Brain Science Institute at Johns Hopkins in ALS research and how collaboration of many institutions can drive ALS research at a faster pace. [...]

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ALS Crowd Episode 6: Barb Newhouse; President & CEO–the ALS Association

Barbara Newhouse CEO, The ALS Association Interview date: Monday, September 29, 2014 Check Out Health Podcasts at Blog Talk Radio with ALS Crowd Radio on BlogTalkRadio Summary We interview Barb Newhouse, President and CEO of the ALS Association,. Discussion topics include the Association's mission and vision, the ice bucket challenge, and emerging topics in the field of ALS [...]

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ALS Crowd Episode 5: Dr. Nazem Atassi on Advanced Imaging for ALS Therapy Development

Nazem Atassi, MD Associate Director NCRI at Massachusetts General Hospital Assistant Professor of Neurology at Harvard Medical School Interview date: Wednesday, August 27, 2014 Check Out Health Podcasts at Blog Talk Radio with ALS Crowd Radio on BlogTalkRadio Summary We talk with Dr Nazem Atassi, MD, of Massachusetts General Hospital about Advanced Imaging for ALS Therapy Development Full Transcript: [...]

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ALS Crowd Episode 4: Dr. Summer Gibson on next-generation ALS research

Dr Summer Gibson, M.D. Assistant Professor of Neurology Division of Neuromuscular Medicine University of Utah School of Medicine Interview date: Friday, August 21, 2014 Discover Health Internet Radio with ALS Crowd Radio on BlogTalkRadio Summary We talk with Dr Summer Gibson, MD of the University of Utah about the next-generation of ALS researcher and research methods. Full [...]

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ALS Crowd Episode 3: Dr. Michael Weiss on ALS among neurological disorders

Michael Weiss, M.D.: University of Washington Director of the Neuromuscular Diseases Division Professor of Neurology Adjunct Professor of Rehabilitation Medicine Interview date: Friday, August 1, 2014 Summary Dr. Michael Weiss, MD of the University of Washington discusses ALS' relationship to other neurological disorders and his current ALS medical trials.   Check Out Health Podcasts at [...]

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ALS Crowd Episode 2: Dr. John Ravits on ALS causes and new research targets

Dr. John Ravits, MD UC San Diego School of Medicine Interview Date: July 11, 2014   Summary What causes ALS? Dr, John Ravits addresses the question of what we know and don't know about its cause. He notes that ALS is not a genetic disease in the majority of cases. He describes how the disease [...]

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ALS Crowd Episode 1: Dr. Merit Cudkowicz on the state of ALS research today

Dr. Merit Cudkowicz, MD Massachusetts General Hospital Interview Date: June 26, 2014   Summary Dr. Cudkowicz, MD of Massachusetts General Hospital and top ALS researcher, gives an overarching view of the state of ALS discoveries. She describes what ALS is and how its biggest challenge is its variation in each patient (heterogeneity).  She describes very exciting new [...]

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