David Eidelberg, MD, is head of the Center for Neurosciences and director of the NIH Morris K. Udall Center of Excellence for Parkinson’s Disease Research at The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research in Manhasset, New York. He is widely known for his pioneering work using functional imaging to identify abnormal metabolic networks in neurological disorders including Parkinson’s disease, Huntington’s disease, dystonia and dementia. His contributions have been recognized by the prestigious Fred Springer Award (2005) and the American Academy of Neurology Movement Disorders Research Award (2010).
Dr. Eidelberg received his medical training at Harvard, followed by postdoctoral fellowships at the National Hospital, Queen Square in London and at Cornell University Medical College in New York. He is the author of over 350 peer-reviewed scientific articles and reviews and has served on the scientific advisory board of The Michael J. Fox Foundation.