Dr. Smith and his colleagues (Dr. Cleveland, Dr. Ferguson, Dr. Bennett, and Dr. Miller) were the recipients of the Healey Center International Prize for Innovation in ALS, which was presented on December 6th at the 2019 International MND Symposium in Perth, Australia. The official news release by the Sean M. Healey and AMG Center for ALS can be found here.
The following are videos of the award presentation:
Left to right: Regan Asnes Healey; Don Cleveland, Ph.D.; Richard Smith, M.D.; Toby Ferguson, M.D., Ph.D.; Timothy Miller, M.D., Ph.D.; Merit Cudkowicz, M.D., MSc.
Photo courtesy of Sean M. Healey and AMG Center for ALS.