EC6: Baylor College of Medicine, USA
Joshua M Shulman, MD PhD, is Assistant Professor of Neurology, Molecular and Human Genetics, and Neuroscience at the Baylor College of Medicine. He is a board-certified neurologist with sub-specialty training in movement and memory disorders. He also has expertise in human genomics and has participated in numerous genetic association studies relevant to Alzheimer’s disease based on intermediate cognitive and neuropathologic traits. He has two decades of research experience using Drosophila as an experimental system for both basic and translational research. He has extensive experience with Drosophila models relevant to human neurodegenerative diseases, including Alzheimer’s disease, and in performing large-scale, genetic screens. He has successfully completed projects integrating Alzheimer’s genome-wide association studies with functional investigation in Drosophila models. His research is financed by several ongoing grants including from the US National Institutes of Health, the Alzheimer’s Association, and the American Federation of Aging Research.
Joshua M Shulman, MD PhD
Baylor College of Medicine
Duncan Neurological Research Institute;
Houston, TX, 77030 USA;
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