Personnel

NPDPSC Staff

 

Name Position Role
Dr. Brian Appleby Director General oversight of NPDPSC. Clinical follow-up and diagnostics for human prion cases. Maintain relationships with caregivers, patient families, state public health departments, CDC, and the CJD Foundation.
Dr. Mark Cohen Co-Director Clinical neuropathology – histopathological and immunohistochemical diagnostics.
Dr. Daniel Rhoads Co-Director Clinical laboratory director and quality controls of cerebrospinal fluid diagnostics.
Dr. Wen-Quan Zou Associate Director Molecular analyses of prions and development of prion disease diagnostics.
Dr. Qingzhong Kong Associate Director Molecular analyses of prions and development of prion disease diagnostics.

Contact Information for the NPDPSC:  
Phone: 216.368.0587 
Email: cjdsurveillance@case.edu