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Research 101: Finding, Reading, and Understanding Research

August 22 @ 12:00 pm, EDT - 1:00 pm, EDT


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About our Guest Speakers


Tricia Plumb, RN, MSN

Tricia Plumb earned her BS and Master’s degree in Nursing from the University of Oklahoma. She coordinates educational and research opportunities for Dr. Greenberg’s studies of rare neuroimmune disorders at  University of Texas Southwestern/Children’s Health Dallas. 



GG deFiebre, MPH

GG deFiebre received a bachelor’s degree from New College of Florida, and in 2013 received a master’s degree in public health from the CUNY Graduate School of Public Health and Health Policy. GG is currently pursuing a Doctor of Public Health degree at the CUNY Graduate School of Public Health and Health Policy. GG was diagnosed with transverse myelitis in 2009 and is a C6/7 quadriplegic. 



Samuel H. Hughes, MBA, CCRP

Samuel Hughes earned a BS in Psychology and Neuroscience from Texas A&M University, and a MBA in Healthcare Organization Leadership from the University of Texas at Dallas.  He’s a research manager in the Department of Neurology at UT Southwestern Medical Center and Children’s Health in Dallas, TX, and he worked for seven years coordinating and overseeing neuroimmunology research under Dr. Benjamin Greenberg. He currently is the manager of the new Gene Therapy Program at UT Southwestern, working to initiate Phase I studies of gene replacement therapy in multiple rare genetic disorders. 



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Date:
August 22
Time:
12:00 pm, EDT - 1:00 pm, EDT

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The Transverse Myelitis Association
Powell, United States

Details

Date:
August 22
Time:
12:00 pm, EDT - 1:00 pm, EDT

Venue

The Transverse Myelitis Association
Powell, United States