David Elliott Pleasure, M.D.
- Director, Institute for Pediatric Regenerative Medicine
- Distinguished Professor, Neurology and Pediatrics
Philosophy of Care
My goal is to deliver the most up-to-date and most appropriate care to my patients.
Dr. Pleasure's principal clinical interests include: Multiple sclerosis, Leukodystrophies, and Demyelinating Neuropathies.
My research centers on tdevelopment and diseases of the nervous system, with a particular focus on disorders of glial cells.
M.D., Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York NY 1963
B.A., Yale University, New Haven CT 1959
Neurology, Neurological Institute-Columbia Univeristy, New York NY 1964-1966
Medical Neurology, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda MD 1966-1968
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology,
American Academy of Neurology - Fellow
American Association for the Advancement of Science
American Neurological Association - Honorary Member
Royal Society of Medicine
Honors and Awards
Javits Neuroscience Award, 1992
Associate Editor, JAMA Neurology, 2013
Associate Editor, Journal of Neuroscience, 2013
American Neurological Association - Honorary Memeber, 2016
AAAS - Fellow, 2016
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