New Hope in the Battle against ALS

  • Russell N. DeJong professor of Neurology

  • Director of the Taubman Institute

  • Director of the Program for Neurology Research & Discovery

Dr. Feldman is a clinical neurologist and sees patients in the U-M Neurology and ALS Clinics. She has pioneeredthe use of stem cells as a treatment for ALS (Lou Gehrig’s disease), and her research efforts are also makingstrides towards understanding and identifying new therapies for diabetic complications affecting nerves.