Dr. Murray Blackmore


Plenary Speaker:
Murray Blackmore, PhD, assistant professor, Marquette University, received his undergraduate degree from Stanford University.  He received his graduate degree in neuroscience from the University of Minnesota, followed by postdoctoral training at the Miami Project to Cure Paralysis.  Since 2011, Dr. Blackmore has led a research lab at Marquette University devoted to developing new approaches to address spinal cord injury. His lab performs basic science that harnesses high content screening technology and gene therapy vectors in animal models, with the goal of discovering new genetic interventions to boost the intrinsic reparative ability of cells in the nervous system.

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Paralyzed Veterans of America
5th Annual Summit + Expo
September 1-3, 2015
Jacksonville, FL 32202

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Paralyzed Veterans of America has a long track record in helping to change lives and build brighter futures for all people who live with SCI and related diseases, such as MS. We look forward to partnering with you to hurry history in this vitally important area of medicine and health care.

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  • 801 Eighteenth Street, NW
    Washington, DC 20006-3517