Narcolepsy researcher Dr. Emmanuel Mignot honored by National Academy of Sciences
Emmanuel Mignot, MD, PhD, the chair of Narcolepsy Network’s Medical Advisory Board, has been named as a new member of the National Academy of Sciences. The academy is an honorific society that recognizes distinguished and continuing achievements in original research. Dr. Mignot is the director of Stanford University’s Center for Sleep Sciences and Medicine, the director of the Center for Narcolepsy at Stanford, and professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences. His research focuses on the neurobiology, genetics, and immunology of narcolepsy, and he is recognized as the scientist who discovered the cause of narcolepsy. Congratulations to Dr. Mignot!
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Date Created: May 6th, 2013
Last Updated: May 20th, 2013