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Dr Kathleen M Shannon, MD

Oversight Committee — External Medical Advisor

Chicago, USA

Kathleen Shannon is Professor of Neurological Sciences and Director of the HDSA Center of Excellence at Rush University Medical Center. Dr. Shannon has subspecialty training in Movement Disorders. She is Chairman of the American Academy of Neurology section on Movement Disorders. Her clinical interests are in the diagnosis and management of movement disorders, particularly Huntington’s disease and her research interests are in clinical trials in Huntington’s disease and Parkinson’s disease.