Michael Shy

Michael Shy

Michael E. Shy, MD, is Director of the Charcot-Marie-Tooth (CMT) Clinic and Codirector of the Neuromuscular Program at Wayne State University, Detroit, MI. He has published extensively on inherited disorders of the peripheral nervous system. Dr. Shy was the chief organizer of the International Charcot-Marie-Tooth Consortium held in Snowbird Utah in 2007.

Dr. Shy is the Chair of the Charcot-Marie-Tooth Association Medical Advisory Board. He also serves on the Board of Directors of the Peripheral Nerve Society (PNS) and is a member of the Medical Advisory Committee for the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA). Dr. Shy is listed in the publications Best Doctors in America and Top Docs. He serves on the Editorial Board of the Journal of the Peripheral Nervous System. Dr. Shy's research has been, and is currently, funded by a variety of external sources including the National Institutes of Health, the Multiple Sclerosis Society, the Muscular Dystrophy Association, and the Charcot-Marie-Tooth Association.

Dr. Shy received his medical degree from Albany Medical College and did his neurology training and fellowship training in neuromuscular diseases at Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center in New York.

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