Staff in Neurobiology

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

Dr Andrew Powell

Lecturer in Neuropharmacology

Pharmacy, Pharmacology and Therapeutics

Andrew Powell is a Lecturer in Neuropharmacology in the College of Medical and Dental Sciences. Andrew’s research investigates the pathophysiology of disorders of the brain; potential treatments and the impact this has on normal brain function.

Telephone +44(0)121 414 7630

Email a.d.powell@bham.ac.uk

Dr Doug Richards

Dr Doug Richards

Honorary Research Fellow

Neurotrauma and Neurodegeneration

Dr Richards has published over 40 research papers in scientific journals, as well as reviews and book chapters. He is an expert in analytical biochemistry and, in particular, high performance liquid chromatography with electrochemical detection. He has also applied the technique of microdialysis in both basic science (absence epilepsy) and in clinical studies.

Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 4497

Email d.a.richards@bham.ac.uk

Dr Hugh Rickards

Dr Hugh Rickards

Honorary Reader in Neuropsychiatry
Consultant in Neuropsychiatry Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health Foundation Trust

Neurotrauma and Neurodegeneration

Hugh Rickards is programme lead for the MSc Clinical Neuropsychiatry. He is also a consultant in neuropsychiatry at Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health Foundation NHS Trust which provides a service to the West Midlands Region.

 

Telephone +44 (0) 121 301 2316

Email clinicalneuro@contacts.bham.ac.uk

Dr Sharon Riordan

Programme Lead/Lecturer MSc PGD Forensic Mental Health Studies

Neurotrauma and Neurodegeneration

Telephone +44(0)121 678 3088

Email s.a.riordan@bham.ac.uk

Wing Commander Professor Robert AH Scott

Wing Commander Professor Robert AH Scott

Consultant Ophthalmologist

School of Clinical and Experimental Medicine

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 8855

Email d.d.gordon@bham.ac.uk

Profesor Attila Sik

Profesor Attila Sik

Professor of Cellular Neuroscience

Neurotrauma and Neurodegeneration

Attila Sik (pronounced “sheek”) is professor of cellular neurophysiology. He published several book chapters and ~50 research articles in scientific journals. His research papers have been cited over 3000 times. He has received major national grants in Hungary, Canada (Canada Foundation for Innovation, Canadian Institutes of Health Research), UK (Medical Research Council) ...

Telephone +44(0)121 414 6018

Email a.sik@bham.ac.uk

Dr Alexandra Sinclair

Dr Alexandra Sinclair

NIHR Clinical Lecturer in Neurology

Neurotrauma and Neurodegeneration

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 8857

Email a.b.sinclair@bham.ac.uk