Corey C. Ford, is a board certified neurologist in academic practice at the University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center in Albuquerque. He has a PhD degree in Biophysics from the University of Texas Health Sciences Center at Dallas and attended medical school at the University of Virginia. His neurology training was completed at the University of Rochester, where he stayed an additional two years as a fellow in the multiple sclerosis division. In 1988 he joined the Neurology faculty at the University of New Mexico where he established the Multiple Sclerosis Specialty Clinic. The MS program at UNM is very active in clinical research studies of new treatments and applications of neuroimaging for MS. UNM’s MS Clinic is a long‑standing member of the CMSC and a Partner in Care with the NMSS. Dr. Ford is currently Sr. Associate Dean for Research in the School of Medicine. He is director of the Regulatory Knowledge and Support component of the UNM Clinical and Translational Science Center and directs the Brain and Behavioral Health Institute and other Signature Programs at UNMHSC.