Research by Faculty
Eva Feldman, M.D., Ph.D., Russell N. DeJong Professor of Neurology
Director, Program for Neurology Research & Discovery
Eva L. Feldman, M.D., Ph.D., is a professor of neurology at the University of Michigan Health System. She has authored more than 129 articles and 48 book chapters covering a spectrum of issues in the diagnosis and treatment of patients with neurological diseases. Dr. Feldman's current investigative activities emphasize an understanding of the pathogenesis and treatment of neuromuscular disorders with an emphasis on diabetic neuropathy and Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS). At the University of Michigan Health System, she serves as Director of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Center for the study of complications in diabetes and of the ALS clinic and research. Dr. Feldman is listed in Best Doctors of America, serves as the neurologist for the Diabetes Program of the National Institutes of Health, and is on several editorial boards, NIH review panels and study sections. Dr. Feldman has served as a mentor for 23 postdoctoral research fellows, 26 clinical neuromuscular fellows and seven neuroscience graduate students. Her work is supported by two RO1 grants from the National Institutes of Health, and grants from the American Diabetes Association, Juvenile Diabetes Foundation and the ALS Association. Dr. Feldman received her M.D. and Ph.D. from the University of Michigan, completed a neurology residency at the Johns Hopkins Hospital where she served as Chief Resident, and completed a fellowship in clinical neuromuscular disease at the University of Michigan.