United States of America
Paula has a career-long interest in the muscular dystrophies spanning clinical care, basic research and clinical research endeavors. Over more than 20 years, she has been a site PI and study chair for studies conducted by the multi-center clinical trial network comprised of centers worldwide, the Cooperative International Neuromuscular Research Group (CINRG). Paula’s leadership roles in CINRG include serving as the Medical Director and chairing multiple clinical studies. Furthermore, she directs a Clinical Research Site at the University of Pittsburgh in the Network of Excellence in Neuroscience Clinical Trials (NeuroNEXT).