Leah Hanson, PhD


Dr. Hanson is the Senior Director of Neuroscience Research at the HealthPartners Neuroscience Center (Regions) and an Adjunct Assistant Professor in the Department of Rehabilitation Medicine at UMN. Her career has been devoted to the study of prevention and treatment of disorders of the spine and age-related neurodegenerative diseases. Dr. Hanson is PI or Co-I on several active, funded grants from the National Institute on Aging, the Minnesota Office of Higher Education, and the Minnesota Department of Health. Dr. Hanson is a Co-Investigator and serves on the MN Regional SCIMS Research and Executive Committees.

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