Scientific Advisory Committee

Dr. Robert Akins (Ph.D.)
Scientific Advisory Committee

Dr. Robert Akins is Co-Director of the Center for Pediatric Clinical Research and Development at Nemours, one of the nation’s leading pediatric health systems. Dr. Akins received his B.A. in Biochemistry and his Ph.D. in Cell and Molecular Biology from the University of Pennsylvania.

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Dr. Franca Cambi (M.D./Ph.D.)
Scientific Advisory Committee

Dr. Franca Cambi is a PMD Foundation incorporating Board member. Dr. Cambi holds an M.D. degree from the University of Florence and a Ph.D. degree in Neuroscience from the University of Rome. Shortly after completing her Ph.D., Dr. Cambi trained in Neurology at Thomas Jefferson University

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Dr. Grace Hobson (Ph.D.)
Scientific Advisory Committee

Dr. Grace Hobson is Senior Research Scientist, Head of the Neurogenetics Research Laboratory and Director of Diagnostics for Leukodystrophies at the Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children in Wilmington, DE. She is also an Associate Professor of Pediatrics at Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia

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Dr. John Kamholz (M.D./Ph.D.)
Scientific Advisory Committee

Dr. John Kamholz is currently a Professor of Neurology and a Professor in the Center for Molecular Medicine and Genetics at Wayne State University in Detroit, MI. His clinical/research interests include:

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Dr. Jeremy Laukka (Ph.D.)
Scientific Advisory Committee

Dr. Laukka is currently an Assistant Professor of Neuroscience and Neurology at the University Of Toledo College Of Medicine. As such, he spends six months of the year teaching medical students and residents

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Dr. Harold Marks(M.D.)
Scientific Advisory Committee

Dr. Harold Marks graduated from the University of Michigan Medical School. He did his Pediatric and Neurology training at the University of Michigan Medical Center and Temple University Medical Center in Philadelphia, PA.

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Dr. SakkuBai Naidu (M.D.)
Scientific Advisory Committee

Dr. SakkuBai Naidu is a research scientist at the Kennedy Krieger Institute. She is also a Professor in the Departments of Neurology and Pediatrics at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

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