Kevin Peikert studied medicine at the Technische Universität Dresden, Germany, and was previously investigating muscle spindle morphology and function as well as variabilities in pelvic floor anatomy (in the labs of Prof. C.A. May, Dresden, Germany and Prof. F. Pedrosa-Domellöf, Umea, Sweden). Recently, he works as intern at the Department of Neurology (University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus, Technische Universität Dresden, Germany) and is a research fellow in the group of Prof. A. Hermann (Division for Neurodegenerative Diseases) with a focus on Chorea and Neuroacanthocytosis syndromes. He was a fellow of the German National Academic Foundation and the „Esther und Silvius Dornier Stiftung“. Currently, he is a fellow of “Else-Kröner Forschungskolleg Dresden”.