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 The misson of the NeuropathyCommons website is to:

  • Help patients find neuropathy experts in their areas. Each center can post its own information about medical services, research, and publications;
  • Provide information about neuropathy to patients and medical professionals;
  • Provide a secure framework for medical and scientific collaboration. 

NeuropathyCommons Team at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH):

  • Anne Louise Oaklander MD PhD, Associate Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School, Assistant in Pathology, MGH, Director MGH Nerve Unit
  • Max M. Klein PhD, Instructor of Neurology, MGH, Harvard Medical School
  • Heather M. Downs BS; Laboratory Manager; MGH Nerve Unit
  • Sudeshna Das PhD, Assistant Professor of Neurology, MGH, Harvard Medical School, Director Biomedical Informatics Core, MGH
  • Emily Merrill MSc, Bioinformatician
  • Pat McCaffrey, PhD, Content Editor
  • Elaine Alibrandi, Content Design

NeuropathyCommons is supported by:

  • The MAYDAY Fund, a philantropic granting organization dedicated to alleviating the incidence, degree, and consequence of human physical pain. 
  • Individuals and families, through their donations to the MGH Nerve Unit. 
  • US Department of Defense Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP) award GW130109. Principal Investigator A.L. Oaklander MD PhD, Co-investigator Max Klein PhD, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston MA. Award date: September, 2014 to September, 2018.

This project has no commercial funding or corporate sponsors.  It does not post advertisements or track viewers.