Dr. Richard D´Alli is an amazing person with a very interesting past. He has worked for NASA and was an anchor man at a Television station.
He is now working at Duke University as a pediatric psychologist.
The purpose of AHC International Library is to collect information about AHC and related disorders and make them visible for everyone.
Doctors, researchers and family can share information on this media and together we can help each other get closer to the goal of having an effective treatment for AHC.
AHCIM will continue to interview interested parties that have information on AHC or related disorders to share .
Steven Petrou, Professor of physiology, was interviewed by the AHCIM in August 2015
Associate Professor Petrou is a Deputy Director, Head of the Florey’s Division of Epilepsy, and heads the Laboratory of Ion Channels and Human Disease, a multidisciplinary team of researchers with a focus on revealing fundamental mechanisms of disease genesis in the central nervous system. Current major areas of investigation centre on the development and characterisation of genetically engineered mice models for the study of human familial epilepsy. He works closely with industry and has several patents for his discoveries. In addition to his many roles within the Florey Institutes and the University of Melbourne, he serves on the editorial board of the Journal Neurobiology of Disease and the Investigators Workshop Committee for the American Epilepsy Society