Lindsey Shapiro, PhD, science writer —

Lindsey earned her PhD in neuroscience from Emory University in Atlanta, where she studied novel therapeutic strategies for treatment-resistant forms of epilepsy. She was awarded a fellowship from the American Epilepsy Society in 2019 for this research. Lindsey also previously worked as a postdoctoral researcher, studying the role of inflammation in epilepsy and Alzheimer’s disease.

Articles by Lindsey Shapiro

NYU Langone Joins NIH’s Quest for Sjögren’s Treatments

NYU Langone Health is joining with a National Institutes of Health (NIH) sponsored program aimed at understanding disease mechanisms and developing new treatments for autoimmune disorders such as Sjögren’s syndrome. The program, called Accelerating Medicines Partnership Autoimmune and Immune-Mediated Diseases (AMP AIM), began last year in an…