An action-oriented, highly collaborative neuroscientist and in vivo pharmacologist, Dr. Lubbers brings more than 20 years of experience to her role at CURE Epilepsy. She has led research projects and developed novel chemical entities to counter the effects of stroke, ALS, Alzheimer’s Disease, and Parkinson’s Disease while expanding her expertise to other therapeutic areas with critical unmet medical needs such as oncology and infectious diseases.
Dr. Lubbers has a personal connection to epilepsy. Her sister Ellyn was born with Tuberous Sclerosis Complex (TSC), which caused her to have seizures starting at 3 months of age. Watch their story.