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Research Committee

The professionals helping to shape our research activity

The Research Committee is a Sub-Committee reporting to the Board of Trustees.

PSPA’s Research Committee makes recommendations to the Board in relation to the research programme of the charity working closely with the Research Manager who acts as the Secretary to the Committee.



Professor Nigel Leigh
Professor of Neurology, Brighton and Sussex Medical School; Emeritus Professor of Neurology King’s College, London


Professor Johannes Attems
Professor of Neuropathology, Honorary Consultant Pathologist, University of Newcastle

Professor Peter Garrard
Professor of Neurology and Honorary Consultant Neurologist at St George’s University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Dr Boyd Ghosh
Consultant Neurologist, University of Southampton/Southampton General Hospital

Dr Maura Malpetti
Race Against Dementia Alzheimer’s Research UK Fellow in the Department of Clinical Neurosciences at the University of Cambridge

Dr Vicky Marshall
Consultant Neurologist at the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital in Glasgow

Professor Wendy Noble
Professor of Molecular Neurobiology at the University of Exeter

Professor Huw Morris
Professor of Clinical Neuroscience at UCL Queen Square Institute of Neurology, and honorary consultant neurologist at the Royal Free Hospital and the National Hospital, Queen Square

Professor Amritpal Mudher
Professor of Neuroscience, Neuro and Biological Sciences Department at the University of Southampton

Professor James Rowe
Professor of Cognitive Neurology and Consultant Neurologist, University of Cambridge/Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Cambridge


Lay Member

Mr Navin Sewak
PSPA Member Representative


Megan Hodgson
PSPA Research Coordinator

The Terms of Reference for the Research Committee can be found here.


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