Institute of Neuroscience

Academic Staff

Institute Director

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8028

Academics & Honorary Academics

Dr Charlotte Allan
Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer

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Dr Louise Allan
Clinical Senior Lecturer/ Consultant

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 1336

Dr Kai Alter
Senior Lecturer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8394

Dr Kirstie Anderson
Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer

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Telephone: 0191 2823833 Opt 6

Professor Johannes Attems
Professor of Neuropathology, Honorary Consultant Pathologist

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 1217

Dr Mark Baker
Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer

Professor Stuart Baker
Professor of Movement Neuroscience

Dr Robert Barber
Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer

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Telephone: 0191 208 8776 (PA)

Dr Anna Basu
NIHR Career Development Fellow and Honorary Consultant Paediatric Neurologist

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 282 1375

Professor Melissa Bateson
Professor of Ethology

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5056

Professor David Brooks
Prof of Clinical PET Research

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Telephone: 81195

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8028

Michael Clarke
Reader in Ophthalmology

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 282 5448

Dr Gavin Clowry
Senior Lecturer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5981

Dr David Cousins
MRC Clinician Scientist

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 2081364

Professor Mark Cunningham
Prof of Neuronal Dynamics

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8935

Professor Janet Eyre
Professor of Paediatric Neuroscience

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 282 1386

Professor Gary Ford
Visiting Professor

Dr Rob Forsyth
Consultant/Senior Lecturer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 282 5742

Dr Peter Gallagher
Lecturer in Neuropsychology

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Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 7166

Dr Sasha Gartside
Senior Lecturer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7633

Dr Grainne Gorman
Clinical Senior Lecturer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6365

Professor Tim Griffiths
Professor of Cognitive Neurology

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6648

Professor Anya Hurlbert
Professor of Visual Neuroscience

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7638

Professor Andrew Jackson
Professor of Neural Interfaces

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6685

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6250

Dr Gabriele Jordan
Senior Lecturer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5624

Dr Sarah Judge
Staff Scientist

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7016

Professor Raj Kalaria
Professor of Cerebrovascular Pathology (Neuropathology)

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 248 1352

Dr Patrick Keown
Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer

Dr Suresh Komati
Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer

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Telephone: 01912875114

Dr Sukhbinder Kumar
Newcastle University Research Fellow

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5729

Dr Adrian Lloyd
Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer

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Telephone: +44 (0)191 2081355 or +44 (0)1670 501862

Dr Iain Macmillan
Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer

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Telephone: 0191 541 0061

Professor Hamish McAllister-Williams
Professor of Affective Disorders

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 1370

Professor Bobby McFarland
Clinical Senior Lecturer and Hon Consultant Paediatric Neurologist

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 2820340

Professor Ian McKeith
Professor of Old Age Psychiatry

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 1312

Professor Alexander Mendelow
Strategic Research Advisor

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Telephone: +44 191 208 5766

Patrick Mitchell
Neurosurgeon

Dr Dipayan Mitra
Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer

Dr Christopher Morris
Senior Lecturer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5827

Dr Sinead Mullally
Lecturer in Neuropsychology

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3869

Professor Daniel Nettle
Professor of Behavioural Science


Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8993

Professor John O'Brien
Strategic Research Adviser

Dr Jeremy Parr
Clinical Senior Lecturer/Hon Consultant

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 282 5966

Professor Nicola Pavese
Prof of Clinical Neuroscience

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Telephone: 0191 2081264

Professor Christopher Petkov
Professor in Comparative Neuropsychology

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3467

Dr Tuomo Polvikoski
Clinical Senior Lecturer/Consultant

Dr Bess Price
Lecturer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6253

Dr Christopher Price
Clinical Senior Lecturer/Consultant

Dr Claudia Racca
Senior Lecturer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8716

Professor Jenny Read
Professor of Vision Science

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7559

Professor Adrian Rees
Professor of Auditory Neuroscience

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6956

Dr Claire Rind
Reader in Invertebrate Neurobiology

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6681

Dr Gilbert Roberts
Senior Lecturer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 20 88704

Professor Lynn Rochester
Professor of Human Movement Science and Director of Clinical Ageing Research Unit

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 1291

Dr Jacqueline Rodgers
Senior Lecturer in Clinical Psychology

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 282 0676

Professor Helen Rodgers
Clin Prof of Stroke Care

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Telephone: +44 (0)191 20 86779

Dr Johnny Roughan
Staff Scientist

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3612

Professor Candy Rowe
Prof of Animal Behaviour & Cognition

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8671

Professor Avan Aihie Sayer
Director, NIHR Newcastle Biomedical Research Centre & Professor of Geriatric Medicine

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Dr Michael Schmid
Senior Lecturer in Systems Neuroscience

Dr Evelyne Sernagor
Reader in Developmental Neuroscience

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Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 8541/8686

Dr Aditya Sharma
Consultant & Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

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Dr Mohammed Shoaib
Senior Lecturer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7839

Dr John Skelhorn
Lecturer in Animal Cognition

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5142

Dr Tom Smulders
Senior Lecturer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5790

Dr Demetris Soteropoulos
Lecturer (Motor Systems Neuroscience)

Dr John-Paul Taylor
Clinical Senior Lecturer/Consultant

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Professor Robert Taylor
Professor of Mitochondrial Pathology

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3685

Professor Alexander Thiele
Professor of Visual Neuroscience

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7564

Dr Rhys Thomas
Clinical Int Fellow/Honorary Consultant

Professor Alan Thomas
Professor of Old Age Psychiatry

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Professor Andrew Trevelyan
Professor of Network Neuroscience

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5732

Professor Douglas Turkington
Honorary Professor of Psychosocial Psychiatry

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Telephone: +44(0)191 2468680

Professor Doug Turnbull
Director of the Wellcome Trust Centre

Dr Quoc Vuong
Senior Lecturer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6183

Dr Stuart Watson
Academic Clinical Senior Lecturer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 2081388

Professor Phil White
Professor of Interventional and Diagnostic Neuroradiology

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 20 86238

Dr Roger Whittaker
Clinical Senior Lecturer/Hon Consultant

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Telephone: 0191 2083543

Dr Marc Woodbury-Smith
Clinical Senior Lecturer/Hon Consultant

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Telephone: 0191-282-1392

Professor Geraldine Wright
Professor of Insect Neuroethology

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6667

Academic Fellows

Dr Lucy Asher
Newcastle University Research Fellow

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7540

Dr Roman Bauer
MRC Fellow

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Telephone: +44 191 208 5685

Dr Thomas Carle
Marie Slowdowska-Curie IF Fellow

Dr Thomas Cope
Academic Clinical Fellow (Auditory Neuroscience)

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Dr Paul Donaghy
Academic Clinical Fellow

Dr Mat Elameer
Academic Foundation Doctor - F1

Maydel Fernandez Alonso
Marie Sklodowska-Curie ITN Fellow

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Dr John Grady
Guest Status

Dr Laura Greaves
Newcastle University Research Fellow

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6291

Dr Lindsay Henderson
Marie Slowdowska-Curie IF Fellow

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3466

Dr Dan Hipps
Clinical Research Fellow

Ana Ion
Marie Sklodowska-Curie ITN Fellow

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Telephone: 0191-208-8462

Dr Stephan Jaiser
Associate Clinical Lecturer

Ashan Jayasekera
Brain Entry Fellow

Dr Daniel Jones
Academic Foundation Doctor - F1

Christos Kaspiris-Rousellis
Marie Skłodowska-Curie ITN Fellow

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Dr Yi Ng
NIHR Academic Clinical Lecturer (Neurology)

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Telephone: 01912088325

Dr Annette Pantall
Newcastle University Research Fellow

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 1247

Coline Poirier
Newcastle University Research Fellow

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Telephone: 0191 208 8642

Dr Sarah Richardson
Alzheimer's Society Clinician Tr Fellow

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Telephone: 01912081314

Gemma Roberts
Alzheimer's Society Clinical Fellow

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Dr Will Sedley
Training Fellow

Dr Chris Smart
Academic Clinical Fellow

Daniel Stabler
RSE/BBSRC Enterprise Fellow

Dr Ben Wilson
Sir Henry Wellcome Postdoctoral Fellow

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Telephone: +44 191 208 6948

Dr Alison Yarnall
Research Fellow


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Matthew Zorkau
Marie Curie Fellow

Affiliated Academics

Professor Andrew Blamire
Deputy Dean of Translational Research & Professor of Magnetic Resonance Physics

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 1153

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8502

Dr Kirsten Brandt
Senior Lecturer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5852

Professor Vicki Bruce
Professor of Psychology

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6579

Professor Sir John Burn
Professor of Clinical Genetics

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 241 8734

Dr Michael Carroll
Senior Lecturer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7074

Dr Margaret Dayan
Associate Clinical Lecturer

Dr Patrick Degenaar
Reader in Neuroprosthesis

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Dr Daniel Frankel
Senior Lecturer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6782

Dr Brook Galna
Lecturer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 1246

Dr Paul Goldsmith
Associate Clinical Lecturer

Professor Utpal Goswami
Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer

Roxane Hillier
Associate Clinical Lecturer

Professor David Howard
Research Development Professor

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7451

Dr Diana Jurk
Principal Investigator

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 1139

Professor Marcus Kaiser
Professor of Neuroinformatics

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Telephone: +44 191 208 8161

Dr Ahmad Khundakar
Associate Lecturer

Professor Ann Le Couteur
Professor of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

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Telephone: +44 (0)191 2821398/2821384

Professor Robert Lightowlers
Director, ICaMB and Professor of Molecular Neuroscience

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8028

Professor Susan Lindsay
Prof of Human Dev Genetics

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 241 8656

Dr Phillip Lord
Senior Lecturer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7827

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Telephone: +44 (0)191 282 1396 / 219 6420

Dr Richard McQuade
Senior Lecturer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 2082362

Professor Nick Miller
Prof of Motor Speech Disorders

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5603

Dr Rajesh Nair
Associate Clinical Researcher & Consultant Psychiatrist

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Telephone: 0191 566 5781

Dr Kianoush Nazarpour
Reader in Biomedical Engineering

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6860

Dr Ilona Obara
Senior Lecturer

Dr Debbie Riby
Associate Lecturer

Dr Ian Schofield
Associate Clinical Lecturer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 256 3280

Dr Yoav Tadmor
Senior Lecturer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6263

Dr Peter Thelwall
William Leech Reader in Magnetic Resonance Physics

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 1156

Professor Simon Thomas
Prof of Clin Pharmacology & Therapeutics

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8094

Dr Stephen Tyrer
Associate Clinical Lecturer

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Telephone: +44(0)191 282 5679<br>Sec: +44 (0)191 282 4412

Dr Luke Wilkins
Teaching Fellow

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3472

Dr Timothy Williams
Associate Clinical Lecturer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 256 3697

Emeritus

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 256 3325

Emeritus Professor Don Grubin
Emeritus Professor

Emeritus Professor John Harris
Professor of Experimental Neurology

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6977

Emeritus Professor Elaine Perry
Professor of Neurochemical Pathology

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 1349

Emeritus Professor Jan Scott
Professor of Psychological Medicine

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Emeritus Professor Clarke Slater
Emeritus Professor of Neuroscience

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