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Awards

 

WOMEN IN NEURODEGENERATIVE DISEASE REHABILITATION SCIENCE AWARD

This award is given to acknowledge world-class rehabilitation research conducted by a female scientist in the rehabilitation research field of multiple sclerosis, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, Parkinson’s, dementia, Alzheimer’s or related neurodegenerative disease.

 

2020 RECIPIENT

Michele YorkPlease join us in congratulating Michele K. York, PhD, ABPP-CNthe recipient of the 2020 Women in Neurodegenerative Disease Rehabilitation Science Award. Dr. York is a professor of neurology and psychiatry at the Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, TX.

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Poster Awards

The NDNG annually recognizes outstanding scientific posters presented at the ACRM Annual Conference.

 

2019 POSTER AWARD RECIPIENTS

Congratulations to these NDNG award recipients for their outstanding scientific posters presented at the ACRM 2019 Annual Conference in Chicago.

Neurodegenerative Diseases NG Best Poster Award

TITLE:  Test-Retest Reliability of the Hemodynamic Response During Walking in People With Multiple Sclerosis: An fNIRS Study
AUTHORS: Lutz Schega, Dennis Hamacher, Michael Sailer, Kim-Charlin Broscheid

<< First author, Lutz Schega with NDNG Awards Officer, Michele York

 

 

 

Neurodegenerative Diseases NG Early Career Poster Award

Melike Kahya image*Selected for Grand Rounds presentation

TITLE:  alidation of Pupillary Response Against EEG during Dual-Tasking Postural Control
AUTHORS: Melike Kahya, Ke Liao, Kathleen Gustafson, Abiodun Akinwuntan, Hannes Devos

 

Service Commendations

The NDNG was proud to recognize these members at the ACRM 2019 Annual Conference for their extraordinary service.

 

NDNG 2019 Service Commendation Recipients image

Left to right: NDNG Chair, Mark Hirsch and Service Commendation Recipients: Patricia Heyn, Hannes Devos, Julie Fieta, Michelle York, Ekaterina Dobryakova, Brooks Wingo, Erwin van Wegen

 

Melike Kahya & Mark Hirsch image

2019 Service Commendation recipient, Melike Kahya, (left) with NDNG Chair, Mark Hirsch

Shilpa Krishnan and Mark Hirsch image

2019 Service Commendation recipient, Shilpa Krishnan, (left) with NDNG Chair, Mark Hirsch