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Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy


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Speakers

  • Richard J. Barohn, MD

    Richard J. Barohn, MD

    Richard J. Barohn, MD

    Gertrude and Dewey Ziegler Professor of Neurology

    Richard J. Barohn, MD, is the vice chancellor for research, a University Distinguished Professor, and the Gertrude and Dewy Ziegler Professor, Department of Neurology, at the University of Kansas Medical Center (KU Medical Center) in Kansas City. His research focuses on myopathies (such as polymyositis and muscular dystrophy), motor neuron diseases (such as amyotrophic lateral sclerosis), peripheral neuropathies and myasthenia gravis. Dr Barohn is the principal investigator on the National Institutes of Health Clinical and Translational Science Award and the NeuroNEXT grant at KU Medical Center, and is Director of Frontiers: The University of Kansas Clinical and Translational Research Institute. He earned his medical degree from the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine.
  • Roy L. Freeman, MD

    Roy L. Freeman, MD

    Roy L. Freeman, MD

    Professor of Neurology

    Roy Freeman, MD, MB, ChB, is a professor of neurology at Harvard Medical School and director of the Center for Autonomic and Peripheral Nerve Disorders in the Department of Neurology at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, Massachusetts. Dr Freeman’s research encompasses the neurological complications of diabetes, neuropathic pain, the autonomic complications of Parkinson’s disease and multiple system atrophy, biomarkers in neurodegenerative diseases, and the diagnosis and treatment of autonomic and peripheral nervous system disorders. He is the principal investigator on National Institutes of Health-funded studies on the neurological complications of diabetes and biomarker development in alpha-synucleinopathies, and on several neuropathic pain clinical trials.

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