Stephen Shannon is working on a PhD In biomedical sciences at the Kansas University Medical Center in Kansas City, Kansas. He performed extensive research in a neuroendocrinology lab as an undergraduate, studying the effects of brain injury on the development of post-traumatic stress disorder. Upon completion of his BS at Wheaton College, he worked as a high school science teacher before entering his current PhD program. Stephen also has cystic fibrosis.
In a previous article I referenced the first portion of the Nature Review, “cystic fibrosis genetics: from molecular understanding to clinical application,” written by Dr. Garry Cutting, to provide ... Read more
In this week’s editorial column, Cystic Fibrosis News Today’s Stephen Shannon sounds off on the recent news of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation‘s recent $3.3 billion royalty sale involving Vertex’s ... Read more