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Secondary Medical Conditions Associated with Spina Bifida: Effects on Nerves and Function -- SHNIC Educators Information

When the spinal cord is not completely formed, as it is in spina bifida, the nerves are affected. Messages cannot be sent or received by the nerves below the location of the spina bifida. The areas affected are:

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Bradley L. Schlaggar, M.D., Ph.D., Named President and CEO of Kennedy Krieger Institute

We’re thrilled to welcome Bradley L. Schlaggar, M.D., Ph.D., to the Kennedy Krieger family as our next President and CEO.

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