Understanding Research

Dr. Michael Strong, a pioneer in ALS research with more than 20 years' experience, comments on where your donated dollars go in research and the achievements of his lab at Western University

(Credit: Kristin Tate)


Dr. Yana Yunusova, a speech-language pathologist at University of Toronto, discusses her clinical research focused on better understanding mechanisms of diagnosis and prognosis in individuals with bulbar ALS.

(Credit: John Temou, Culture Shock Productions, Inc)


Dr. Sanjay Kalra, a neuroimaging expert at University of Alberta, discusses his work on using novel techniques to understand brain degeneration in ALS and to determine how that might aid in diagnosis of the disease.

(Credit: Grant Wang)