Committee Listing

Research Committee

Identify and establish relevant neuromuscular research opportunities; review research proposals including but not limited to those from the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) and make funding recommendations to the AANEM Foundation for Research and Education; monitor funded projects; and evaluate submissions for the President’s Research Initiative Award and provide the President with rankings to assist with the selection of recipients for this award; and assist in identifying activities and opportunities to increase individual and corporate giving.

Committee Time Commitment: 10-12 hours per year

Committee Members

Abu Rub
Mohammad Abu Rub

Washington, DC

Committee Member

Term:  10/18 - 9/22

Allen
Matti Allen

Kingston, ON

Resident/Fellow Member

Term:  10/20 - 9/22

Amato
Anthony Amato

Acton, MA

Committee Chair

Term:  10/19 - 9/22

Fournier
Christina Fournier

Atlanta, GA

Committee Member

Term:  9/16 - 9/22

Franz
Colin Franz

Chicago, IL

Resident/Fellow Member

Term:  10/18 - 9/22

Grange
Robert Grange

Blacksburg, VA

Committee Member

Term:  10/15 - 9/22

Howard
James Howard

Chapel Hill, NC

Committee Member

Term:  10/15 - 9/22

Jones
Shelly Jones

Rochester, MN

Staff Liaison

Term:  Perpetual

Kolb
Noah Kolb

Charlotte, VT

Committee Member

Term:  10/20 - 9/22

Kwan
Justin Kwan

Bethesda, MD

Committee Member

Term:  10/21 - 9/22

Lehky
Tanya Lehky

Bethesda, MD

Committee Member

Term:  10/18 - 9/22

Milone
Margherita Milone

Rochester, MN

Committee Member

Term:  10/19 - 9/22

Seyedsadjadi
Reza Seyedsadjadi

Boston, MA

Committee Member

Term:  10/19 - 9/22

Souayah
Nizar Souayah

Westfield, NJ

Committee Member

Term:  10/18 - 9/22