Dr. Robert Edwards is a neurologist who specializes in treating Parkinson's disease.
In his research, Edwards and his colleagues have identified several proteins implicated in Parkinson's disease.
Edwards earned his medical degree at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. He completed a residency in neurology at UCSF.
Edwards has received numerous prestigious awards, including the Established Investigator Award of the National Alliance for Research on Schizophrenia and Affective Disorders. He serves on several journals' editorial boards and the scientific advisory board of the Parkinson's Foundation.