Prof. Stephen Waxman Yale University, USA

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Stephen Waxman is the Bridget Marie Flaherty Professor of Neurology, Neurobiology, and Pharmacology at Yale University and is the Director of the Neuroscience and Regeneration Research Center, a multidisciplinary research institute established collaboratively by Yale University, the Department of Veterans Affairs, and the Paralyzed Veterans of America. He has served... read moreas Chairman of Neurology at Yale since 1986. Dr. Waxman is also Visiting Professor at University College London and the Institute of Neurology, London. He is Co-Director of the Yale-London Collaboration on CNS Repair. Dr. Waxman received his BA from Harvard, and his MD and PhD degrees (1970, 1972) from Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Dr. Waxman has received international recognition for his research, which focuses molecular techniques on the nervous system, with the goal of finding new therapies that will promote recovery of function after injury to the brain, spinal cord, and peripheral nerves.