friends of FSH Research


Scientific Advisory Board

Friends of FSH Research manages a portfolio of grants to accelerate discoveries for FSHD. To do this, we leverage the expertise of our world-class scientific advisory board and our scientific development director.

Learn more about how we review our science, and maintain an active an collaborative culture to ensure robust and reproducible findings.

Daniel G Miller MD PhD

Dr. Miller is a Professor at the University of Washington in Seattle.

Gregory J Block MSc PhD

Dr. Block is VP Business Development at Universal Cells in Seattle.

Brian K Kennedy PhD

Dr. Kennedy is President and CEO of the Buck Institute for Research on Aging in Novato California.

Jeffrey S Chamberlain PhD

Dr. Chamberlain, a neurologist with expertise in the muscular dystrophies, received a Ph.D. from the University of Washington. His research focuses on understanding and developing treatments for the muscular dystrophies and other muscular disorders.

Kyoko Yokomori PhD

Dr. Yokomori is a Professor, Biological Chemistry School of Medicine.

Bruce M Wentworth PhD

Dr. Wentworth is the VP of Discovery Research at Sarapta Therapeutics.

Dennis W Shaw MD

Dr. Shaw is Division Chief of MRI and Vascular/Interventional Imaging at Seattle Children's Hospital.