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The Latest Research and Treatments for ALS

Robert Kalb, MD - Speaker Bio
Robert Kalb, MD is the Director of the Les Turner ALS Center, Chief of Neuromuscular Disease in the Department of Neurology and the Les Turner Professor of Neurology at Northwestern Medicine. 

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  • Topic Info:Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, ALS, is one of the most serious of motor neuron diseases. It can progress quickly with life expectancy of only three to five years after diagnosis. There's a sense of urgency here at Northwestern Medicine to study, better understand and treat this disease with faculty member, Robert Kalb, MD, leading the way.

    Robert Kalb MD discusses the latest research and treatments for ALS.