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The Penn State Health ALS Clinic and Research Center Team


The ALS Association Greater Philadelphia Chapter is proud to work with the extraordinary professional care team at Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center. The ALS Program, led by Zachary Simmons, MD, Professor of Neurology and Humanities, provides ALS families with a comprehensive assortment of services and resources. Below is a list of the team and their specialties. More information about clinical care and research at Penn State Health’s ALS Center is available on their website.

 

Zachary Simmons, MD

Professor of Neurology
Director, ALS Center

 

Susan Walsh, RN, MSN, ACNS-BC

Clinical Nurse Specialist, Regional Nurse Coordinator
The ALS Association, Greater Philadelphia Chapter

 

Alair Altiero, PhD

Mental Health Professional

 

 

Carol Giacovelli, RDN, LDN

Registered and PA Licensed Dietitian

 

James Grogan, MD

Assistant Professor of Neurology

 

Anne Haulman, MPH

Research Project Manager

 

Pamela Hudson, OTR/L

Occupational Therapist

 

 

Teresa Kalinay, PT

Physical Therapist

 

Kanade

Yojana Kanade, BAM, MS

Physical Therapist

 

Victoria Kern, MPT

Physical Therapist

 

Mansoureh Mamarabadi, MD

Assistant Professor of Neurology

 

Annette Miller, RN

Registered Nurse

 

Carrie Reichwein, MS, CCC-SLP

Speech Language Pathologist

 

Maureen Reid, RN, BSN

Registered Nurse

 

Heidi Runk, RPSGT

Clinical Research Coordinator

 

Schaak

Dodi Schaak, CCRP

Clinical Research Coordinator

 

Robert Vender, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine