Dr Leora Fox


New York, USA

Leora Fox is the Manager of Research and Mission Programs at the Huntington’s Disease Society of America. She obtained her PhD in Neurobiology and Behavior at Columbia University, where she studied how brain cells clear away deposits of harmful huntingtin protein. Dr. Fox supports HDSA’s efforts towards funding research and communicating the science of Huntington’s disease. She works closely with HDSA fellows to support their progress, creates oral and written materials to explain the science behind current trials, and writes HDSA’s blog This Week in HD Research. She is passionate about helping HD families to keep abreast of scientific progress so that they can make informed decisions about participating in clinical research.

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