Stephanie Duguez

Dr Stephanie Duguez 

Dr Duguez is a Senior Lecturer in Personalized Medicine at Ulster University where she leads the research group in neuromuscular health. She has a long career in neuromuscular disorders, developed across institutes in France, the US, and UK (LPEH Saint Etienne,  Genethon, CNMC Washington DC, Institute of myology). Her group ( is composed of biologists and bioinformaticians aiming to develop a better understanding of, and novel treatments for, neuromuscular and neurodegenerative diseases. 

Dr Duguez is convinced that solidarity is a key point to fight rare diseases, and that the work done by NIRDP is crucial to improving patient care in Northern Ireland.