Multiple SclerosisDoctor & Patient

Blazing a New Path for Kids With MS

Nurse practitioner Maria Milazzo has spent her life caring for children with pediatric multiple sclerosis, a condition that's only beginning to be understood. But from where she stands? The future is bright.

Maria Milazzo, Ph.D., PNP-C
Maria Milazzo, Ph.D., PNP-CStony Brook Medicine
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