London Health Sciences Centre

Dr. Christen Shoesmith is the Motor Neuron Diseases Clinic Director and Associate Professor of Neurology, Western University. She obtained her BSc from the University of Winnipeg and MD from the University of Manitoba and completed her neurology residency at Western University. Her research is focused on clinical trials evaluating treatments to improve prognosis in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) and treatments that ameliorate symptoms in ALS and evaluating prognostic factors in ALS and risk factors for developing ALS.