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Rahul Desikan, Ph.D.

Dr. Desikan was a CCAD 2015 Alumni and chosen by his peers to receive the George Bartzokis Travel Award.  The George Bartzokis Travel Award is given to an alumnus that exhibits the spirit of kindship and goodwill.

Dr. Desikan passed July 29, 2019 and dedicated his life to his family and his research.  If you are not familiar with Dr. Desikan we encourage you to read this heartfelt article about his scientific work and his struggle with ALS.