Investigators & Research Staff

The Moser Center for Leukodsytrophies houses a large research program that includes several laboratories. Our faculty team includes basic, clinical, and translational research scientists. The following researchers are the core principal investigators at our center, all of whom collaborate with other scientists and centers at the Kennedy Krieger Institute and Johns Hopkins.

Preclinical Research Team Investigations

  • Study of animal models for leukodystrophies
  • Myelin restorative therapies in animals

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Ann Moser
Animal Models

 

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Ali Fatemi, MD
Animal Models
Myelin Restorative Therapies

 

Paul Watkins, MD, PhD
Animal Models

 

michael johnston

Michael Johnston, MD
Myelin Restorative
Therapies

 

mary wilson

Mary Ann Wilson, PhD
Myelin Restorative
Therapies

 


Clinical Research Team Investigations

  • Newborn screening for leukodystrophies
  • Genomics research in leukodystrophies
  • Outcome measures in leukodystrophies
  • Clinical Trials in adrenoleukodystrophy

 

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Ann Moser
Newborn Screening

 

 

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Ali Fatemi, MD
Genomics Research
Outcome Measures
Clinical Trials

 

 

sakkubai naidu

SakkuBai Naidu, MD
Genomics Research
Outcome Measures
Clinical Trials

 

 

jonathan pevsner

Jonathan Pevsner, PhD
Genomics Research

 

 

julie cohen

Julie Cohen, CGC
Genomics Research

 

 

kathleen zackowski

Kathleen Zackowski, PhD
Outcome Measures
Clinical Trials

 

 

cristopher joseph

Christopher Joseph, PT
Clinical Research Investigator

 

 

jennifer keller

Jennifer Keller, PT
Outcome Measures
Clinical Trials

 

 

katy gibbons

Katy Parr
Outcome Measures
Clinical Trials

 

hong brereton

N. Hong Brereton, RD
Clinical Trials

 

 

 

Joel Marx

Joel Marx
Research Coordinator

 

 

 

Mahsa Shabaninia

Mahsa Shabaninia
Research Coordinator

 

 

 

lena bezman

Lena Bezman, MD
Research Staff

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Appointments & Referrals

The Search for Ellie's Cure

Doctors at the Moser Center for Leukodystrophies search for the key to curing Ellie, while keeping her symptoms at bay. 

Learn more.

Legacy of Hugo Moser

Extraordinary Man, Extraordinary Mission

 

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