Staff in Neurotrauma and Neurodegeneration

Dr Clare Herd

Dr Clare Herd

Research Associate

Neurotrauma and Neurodegeneration

Clare is a systematic reviewer working under the supervision of Professor Carl Clarke in the areas of Parkinson’s disease and headache. Her main responsibility is the undertaking of systematic literature searching to identify existing evidence as a basis for development of clinical trial proposals, grant applications and synthesis of the worldwide research evidence on a particular ...

Telephone +44 121 415 9107

Email c.p.herd@bham.ac.uk

Dr Jessica Heron

Dr Jessica Heron

Senior Research Fellow in Perinatal Psychiatry

Neurotrauma and Neurodegeneration

Telephone +44 (0)121 301 2333 (Tuesdays only)

Email j.c.heron@bham.ac.uk

Dr Saiju Jacob

Consultant Neurologist and Hon. Senior Research Fellow

Neurotrauma and Neurodegeneration

Currently Consultant Neurologist at the Queen Elizabeth Neuroscience Centre, University Hospitals of Birmingham. Dr Jacob is interested in clinical neuroimmunology and runs a weekly regional clinic where he sees patients with various neuroimmunological disorders.

Telephone +44 (0) 121 697 8221

Email s.jacob@bham.ac.uk

Dr Lisa Jones

Dr Lisa Jones

Senior Lecturer in Psychiatry

Neurotrauma and Neurodegeneration

Lisa Jones is Senior Lecturer in Psychiatry in the School of Clinical and Experimental Medicine.

Lisa is the Principal Investigator of the Mood Disorders Research Group. The broad aims of the group are to investigate genetic and other factors that may contribute to the aetiology of bipolar disorder/manic depression and other related psychotic illnesses, such as ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 301 2367

Email l.a.jones@bham.ac.uk

Dr Michael Lacey

Senior Lecturer in Neuroscience

Neurotrauma and Neurodegeneration

Michael Lacey is a Senior Lecturer in Neuroscience, and a member of the Neural Networks group within the School of Clinical and Experimental Medicine. He teaches mainly neuroscience and pharmacology to undergraduate students on several different courses, is Module Co-ordinator (in Pharmacology) for the BDS BASHD course, and personal mentor / tutor for MBChB & BMedSc students. He is also ...

Telephone +44(0)121 414 4528

Email m.g.lacey@bham.ac.uk

Dr Wendy Leadbeater

Dr Wendy Leadbeater

Senior Lecturer in Medical Sciences

Neurotrauma and Neurodegeneration

Wendy Leadbeater is a senior lecturer in Medical Sciences, based in the School of Clinical and Experimental Medicine. She has a predominant teaching role and due to her interest in education is involved in pedagogical educational research with other members of the college.  She has also published research papers in the field of neuroscience.

Telephone +44(0)121 414 4505

Email w.leadbeater@bham.ac.uk

Professor Ann Logan

Professor Ann Logan

Professor of Molecular Neuroscience

Neurotrauma and Neurodegeneration

Telephone +44(0)121 414 8854

Email a.logan@bham.ac.uk

Professor Karen Morrison

Professor Karen Morrison

Bloomer Professor of Neurology

Neurotrauma and Neurodegeneration

Karen Morrison is Bloomer Professor of Neurology and combines basic and clinical research with teaching and clinical neurology.

She leads a laboratory group investigating molecular genetic mechanisms in the neurodegenerative disorders of motor neurone disease, MND, and Parkinson’s disease. A key role has been in establishing very large DNA banks from patients with ...

Telephone +44(0)121 414 3943

Email k.morrison@bham.ac.uk

Dr Zsuzsanna Nagy

Dr Zsuzsanna Nagy

Senior Lecturer and Lead of the Neurodegeneration and Repair team

Neurotrauma and Neurodegeneration

Zsuzsanna Nagy is a Senior Lecturer and the lead of the Neurodegeneration and Repair team. 

Zsuzsanna has published over 50 research papers in scientific journals as well as reviews and book chapters in the fields of Alzheimer’s disease and related neurodegenerative diseases. Her grant income is partly from charitable organisations partly from ...

Telephone +44 (0) 121 415 8135

Email z.nagy@bham.ac.uk

Dr Hardev Pall

Senior Lecturer in Neurology

Neurotrauma and Neurodegeneration

Dr Pall is a clinical neurologist with an interest in teaching and research. His principal areas of clinical interest are movement disorders and motor neurone disease. The movement disorder patients that he looks after include those with Parkinson’s disease and dystonia.

Telephone +44 (0) 121 697 8239

Email h.s.pall@bham.ac.uk