The External Scientific Advisory Board for the Collaborative Center for X-linked Dystonia Parkinsonism (XDP) is a diverse group of scientific and medical experts with backgrounds in neurological and movement disorders.

Anne B. Young, MD, PhD

Anne B. Young, MD, PhD

Former Chief of Neurology, Massachusetts General Hospital
Distinguished Julianne Dorne Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School

Merit E. Cudkowicz, MD, MSc

Merit E. Cudkowicz, MD, MSc

Chief of Neurology, Massachusetts General Hospital
Julianne Dorn Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School

Nicole Calakos, MD, PhD

Nicole Calakos, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Neurology and Neurobiology
Duke University Medical Center

Jang-Ho Cha, MD, PhD

Jang-Ho Cha, MD, PhD

Global Head of Translational Medicine for Neuroscience
Novartis

David Eidelberg, MD

David Eidelberg, MD

Professor and Director, Center for Neurosciences
Feinstein Institute for Medical Research

Hubert Fernandez, MD

Hubert Fernandez, MD

James and Constance Brown Family Endowed Chair in Movement Disorders
Professor of Medicine (Neurology), Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine

Ann Graybiel, PhD

Ann Graybiel, PhD

Institute Professor, Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Principal Investigator, McGovern Institute for Brain Research, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

David Housman

David Housman, PhD

Virginia and D.K. Ludwig Professor of Biology
Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research, Massachusetts General Hospital

Danilo Tagle, PhD, MS

Danilo Tagle, PhD, MS

Associate Director for Special Initiatives, Office of the Director
National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences
National Institutes of Health