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
Co-Chair, CCXDP Scientific Advisory Board
Former Chief of Neurology, Massachusetts General Hospital
Distinguished Julianne Dorne Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School
Merit Cudkowicz, MD
Merit Cudkowicz, MD, MSc
Chief of Neurology, Massachusetts General Hospital
Julianne Dorn Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School
Nicole Calakos

Nicole Calakos, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Neurology and Neurobiology,
Duke University Medical Center

Robert Anthony, PhD
Jang-Ho Cha, MD, PhD
Global Head of Translational Medicine for Neuroscience, Novartis
David Eidelberg
David Eidelberg, MD
Professor and Director, Center for Neurosciences,
Feinstein Institute for Medical Research
Hubert Fernandez
Hubert Fernandez, MD
James and Constance Brown Family Endowed Chair in Movement Disorders
Professor of Medicine (Neurology), Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine
Anne Graybeil
Ann Graybiel, PhD
Institute Professor, Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, MIT
Principal Investigator, McGovern Institute for Brain Research, MIT
David Housman
David Housman, PhD
Virginia and D.K. Ludwig Professor of Biology
Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research, MIT
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