Merit Cudkowicz, MD

Massachusetts General Hospital

Dr. Merit Cudkowicz is the Director of the Healey Center for ALS, Chief of Neurology at MGH and the Julieanne Dorn Professor of Neurology at HMS. She is dedicated to the study and treatment of people with ALS. As Principal Investigator of the Clinical Coordination Center for the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke’s Neurology Network of Excellence in Clinical Trials (NeuroNEXT), Dr. Cudkowicz mentors many neurologists in clinical investigation of neurological disorders. She completed her undergraduate degree in chemical engineering at MIT and earned a medical degree at HMS. She completed her neurology residency and fellowship at MGH.