Conrad Christian Weihl, MD, PhD
Year elected: 2016
Current membership category: Active
Washington University School of Medicine
Department of Neurology
660 S. Euclid Ave., Box 8111
St. Louis, MO 63110
United States of America
Phone: 3147470644
Email: weihlc@neuro.wustl.edu

Biographical statement

Dr. Weihl has gained international recognition in the understanding protein quality control in inherited and acquired myopathies.  He has defined the pathophysiology and contributed to the genetic identification of disorders that lead to protein aggregation in muscle, brain and bone tissue.  In addition, his work has defined autophagic dysfunction as principle pathogenic mechanism in age associated muscle disorders.

Institutional affiliations

Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis (Primary)
Deborah J. Veis, MD, PhD is the representative at this institution.

Specialties

Neurology