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
University of Vermont, Burnlington VT 1963-1964
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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