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May Wong, Ph.D.


Program Director, Extramural Research Program 

NIH/NINDS
Neuroscience Center, Room 2113
6001 Executive Blvd MSC 9521
Bethesda, MD 20892-9521

wongm@mail.nih.gov
Specialties: HIV-associated neurological disorders, infectious diseases of the nervous system, neurovirology, and Creutzfeldt-Jacob Disease and other transmissible spongiform encephalopathies

Dr. May Wong joined NINDS in 2008 as a Program Director for the NeuroAIDS and Infectious Diseases in the Neuroenvironment cluster. Her program focuses on HIV-associated neurological disorders, infectious diseases of the nervous system, neurovirology, and Creutzfeldt-Jacob Disease and other transmissible spongiform encephalopathies. Prior to joining NINDS, Dr, Wong was a Program Director for sixteen years at the National Cancer Institute where she oversaw a national multi-disciplinary extramural research program of basic and applied research on the role of DNA tumor viruses as possible etiological factors or cofactors in cancer causation and development. She received her Ph.D. in Biochemistry from Georgetown University.


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Last Modified May 31, 2013