Members


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LNG members whose role is primarily academic / university based, & within in the Liverpool City Region.


  

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Jeff Barclay
Role Lecturer
Institution University of Liverpool
Simon Bennett
Role Professor of Sensorimotor Neuroscience
Institution Liverpool John Moores University
Marco Bertamini
Institution University of Liverpool
Laura Bonnett
Role Medical Statistician
Institution University of Liverpool
Caroline Brett
Role Senior lecturer in health psychology
Institution Liverpool John Moores University
Christopher Brown
Role Lecturer
Institution University of Liverpool
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Daniel Brownhill
Role PhD Student
Institution University of Liverpool - Institute of Translational Medicine
Research Interests Cerebellum, Epilepsy, Imaging, Neuroscience, Parkinsons Disease
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Davide Bruno
Role Senior Lecturer
Institution Liverpool John Moores University
Email: d.bruno@ljmu.ac.uk
Biography PhD in Psychology from Keele University Leader of MeNu, Memory and Neurodegeneration lab (https://menulab.wordpress.com/)
Research Interests Aging, Alzheimers Disease, Cognitive Decline, Dementia, Depression, Healthy Aging, Hippocampus, Learning and Memory, Memory, Neurodegenerative Disorders, Temporal Lobe, Traumatic Brain Injury
https://dbrunolab.wordpress.com/
Vivien Bubb
Institution University of Liverpool
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Bob Burgoyne
Role Emeritus Professor
Institution University of Liverpool
Email: Burgoyne@liverpool.ac.uk
Research Interests Alzheimers Disease, Dementia, Epilepsy, Genes and Molecules, Neurodegenerative Disorders
https://www.liverpool.ac.uk/translational-medicine/staff/robert-burgoyne/
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Valentina Cazzato
Role Lecturer in Psychology
Institution Liverpool John Moores University
Research Interests Eating Disorders, Mental Health, Movement, Neurons, Neuroscience, Occipital Lobe, Parietal Lobe, Perception, Somatosensory Cortex, Touch
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Mark Ellul
Role Clinical Research Fellow in Neurology
Institution University of Liverpool
Email: ellulm@liverpool.ac.uk
Biography I am a Neurology registrar, and Clinical Research Fellow at the University of Liverpool, funded by the Association of British Neurologists. I work on autoimmune disorders of the central nervous system and central nervous system infections.
Research Interests HIV AIDS, Immune System, Immune System Disorders, Multiple Sclerosis, Neuroscience
https://www.liverpool.ac.uk/infection-and-global-health/staff/mark-ellul/
 
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Belinda Hornby
Role Psychobiology Lecturer
Institution UCLan
Alun Hughes
Role Lecturer in Vertebrate Physiology
Institution Liverpool John Moores University
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Simon Keller
Role Senior Lecturer
Institution University of Liverpool
Biography Main research interests include the use of advanced quantitative neuroimaging techniques, mainly MRI, to develop non-invasive biomarkers of treatment outcome and cognitive dysfunction in epilepsy and neurodegenerative disorders.
Research Interests Alzheimers Disease, Anatomy, Dementia, Epilepsy, Imaging, Movement Disorders, Neurodegenerative Disorders, Neuroscience, Parkinsons Disease, Primates
https://www.liverpool.ac.uk/translational-medicine/staff/simon-keller/
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Paul Knox
Role Reader in Vision Science
Institution University of Liverpool
Email: pcknox@liverpool.ac.uk
Biography Currently the Reader in Vision Science in the University of Liverpool, I conduct research on human vision, visually-guided behaviour and eye movement in development, ageing, health and disease.
Research Interests Aging, Alzheimers Disease, Attention, Behavior, Blindness, Cognitive Decline, Consciousness, Dementia, Frontal Lobe, Healthy Aging, Huntingtons Disease, Illusions, Movement, Movement Disorders, Neuroscience, Parietal Lobe, Parkinsons Disease, Perception, Proprioception, Reflexes, Schizophrenia, Stroke, Traumatic Brain Injury, Vision
https://sites.google.com/site/stpvmg/home
Barbara Kreilkamp
Role Research Associate
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Charles Leek
Role Professor of Cognitive Neuroscience, Dean Institute of Life and Human Sciences
Institution University of Liverpool
Email: Charles.Leek@liverpool.ac.uk
Biography The aim of our research is to further understanding of the neurobiological and psychological foundations of high-level vision and attention systems in the neurologically normal and damaged brain.
Research Interests Attention, Basal Ganglia, Behavior, Cognitive Decline, Computational Neuroscience, Electrical Recording, Movement, Movement Disorders, Neuroscience, Parkinsons Disease, Perception, Stress, Stroke, Traumatic Brain Injury, Vision
https://www.liverpool.ac.uk/psychology/staff/charles-leek/
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Antonella Macerollo
Role Consultant Neurologist & Researcher
Institution The Walton Center
Tony Marson
Role Professor of Neurology
Institution University of Liverpool
Hayley McCullough
Role Pain Research Institute administrator
Institution Pain Research Institute
Lauren McGale
Role Research Assistant
Institution University of Liverpool
Francis McGlone
Role Professor in Neuroscience
Institution Liverpool John Moores University ; University of Liverpool
Email: f.p.mcglone@ljmu.ac.uk
Biography Research is focused on the somatosensory system in healthy/patient populations using psychophysical, electrophysiological, functional neuroimaging, psychopharmacological and clinical diagnostic tools.
Research Interests Amygdala, Anatomy, Animals In Research, Autism, Basal Ganglia, Body Systems, Brain Development, Cells and Circuits, Childhood and Adolescence, Childhood Disorders, Circuits, Computational Neuroscience, Critical Periods, Depression, Drugs, Education, Emotions, Emotions Stress and Anxiety, Frontal Lobe, Funding, Genes and Molecules, Genetics, Hormones, Imaging, Mental Health, Myelin, Neurodegenerative Disorders, Neurogenesis, Neurons, Neuroscience, Neuroscience in Society, Neuroscience in the News, Neurotransmitters, Nicotine, Opioids, Pain, Parietal Lobe, Perception, Plasticity, Prefrontal Cortex, Primates, Recent Discoveries, Rodents, Social Behavior, Somatosensory Cortex, Spinal Cord, Spinal Cord Injury, Stress, Synapses, Therapies, Tools and Techniques, Touch
https://somaffect.org/
Claudia Mettke-Hofmann
Role Subject Leader Animal Behaviour
Institution Liverpool John Moores University
Georg Meyer
Institution Liverpool University
Catharine Montgomery
Role Reader in psychopharmacology
Institution Liverpool John Moores University
Alan Morgan
Role Professor
Institution University of Liverpool
Email: amorgan@liv.ac.uk
Research Interests Drugs, Epilepsy, Neurodegenerative Disorders, Neurons, Neurotransmitters, Synapses
http://www.liv.ac.uk/translational-medicine/staff/alan-morgan/
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Noreen O'Sullivan
Role Lecturer in Psychology
Institution Liverpool Hope University
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Ralph Pawling
Role Lecturer
Institution Liverpool John Moores University
Antonius Plagge
Role Lecturer
Institution University of Liverpool
Email: a.plagge@liverpool.ac.uk
Research Interests Animals In Research, Behavior, Brain Development, Cells and Circuits, Circadian Rhythms, Diet, Eating Disorders, Genes and Molecules, Genetics, Hippocampus, Hormones, Hypothalamus, Neurodegenerative Disorders, Neurogenesis, Neurons, Tools and Techniques
https://www.liverpool.ac.uk/translational-medicine/staff/antonius-plagge/
Helen Poole
Role Reader in Applied Health Psychology
Institution Liverpool John Moores University
harish poptani
Role professor
Institution university of liverpool
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John Quinn
Role Chair of Neurobiology
Institution University of Liverpool
Email: jquinn@liverpool.ac.uk
Biography Our research is focused on environmental challenges, psychological to physiological, acting on our personal/unique DNA which orchestrates differential gene expression that underpins our well-being and mental health by altering our neurochemistry.
Research Interests Alzheimers Disease, Brain Development, Childhood and Adolescence, Computational Neuroscience, Dementia, Depression, Epilepsy, Genes and Molecules, Healthy Aging, Immune System, Mental Health, Mood, Movement Disorders, Neurodegenerative Disorders, Pain, Parkinsons Disease, Schizophrenia, Stroke
https://www.liverpool.ac.uk/translational-medicine/staff/john-quinn/research/
 
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Abi Rose
Role Senior Lecturer
Institution University of Liverpool
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Tom Solomon
Role Professor
Institution University of Liverpool / Walton Centre NHS Foundation Trust
Massimiliano Stagi
Role Group Leader ( Lecturer)
Institution Liverpool University
Guy Sutton
Role Director/Honorary (Consultant) Assistant Professor
Institution Medical Biology Interactive/University of Nottingham
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Laura Swan
Role Lecturer
Institution University of Liverpool
Research Interests Cancer, Cells and Circuits, Childhood Disorders, Genes and Molecules, Genetics, Huntingtons Disease, Learning Disorders, Movement, Movement Disorders, Multiple Sclerosis, Myelin, Neurodegenerative Disorders, Neurogenesis, Neurons, Neuroscience, Synapses, Tools and Techniques
https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Laura_Swan
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Paula Trotter
Role Lecturer in Cognitive Neuroscience
Institution Liverpool John Moores University
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Makoto Uji
Role Postdoctoral research fellow
Institution University of St Andrews
Email: mu6@st-andrews.ac.uk
Biography My current role has been to examine the underlying mechanisms of human 3D depth perception using psychophysics, EEG, and fMRI. I am interested in better understanding the spatiotemporal dynamics of human brain function.
Research Interests Imaging, Perception, Vision
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Susannah Walker
Role Reader in Behavioural Neuroscience
Institution Liverpool John Moores University
Email: s.c.walker@ljmu.ac.uk
Research Interests Animals In Research, Autism, Basal Ganglia, Behavior, Emotions Stress and Anxiety, Neuroscience, Neurotransmitters, Pain, Perception, Prefrontal Cortex, Smell, Social Behavior, Taste, Touch
http://somaffect.org/people/scwalker
 
Felicity Wolohan
Role Senior Lecturer in Psychology
Institution Edge Hill University
Email: wolohanf@edgehill.ac.uk
Biography Specific research interests include - How interactions and perceptions of others are shaped by facial/social cues of others. How alterations to the gut-microbiome through probiotic intervention influence social, and non-social cognitive functioning.
Research Interests Attention, Diet, Diet and Lifestyle, Emotions Stress and Anxiety, Hormones, Mental Health, Microbiome, Mood, Neuroscience, Social Behavior, Vision
https://www.edgehill.ac.uk/psychology/people/academic-staff/dr-felicity-wolohan/
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Bangfu Zhu
Role Research Fellow
Institution University of Liverpool

LNG members whose role is primarily clinical / healthcare based, & within in the Liverpool City Region.


  

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Sundus Alusi
Role Consultant Neurologist
Institution The Walton Centre
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Ganesh Bavikatte
Role Consultant Neuro rehabilitation
Institution The Walton centre
Marc Boix
Role Consultant Neurologist
Institution The Walton Centre NHS Foundation Trust
Michael Bonello
Role Consultant Neurologist
Institution The Walton Centre NHS Foundation Trust
Email: bonellom@liverpool.ac.uk
Research Interests Basal Ganglia, Cerebellum, Huntingtons Disease, Movement, Movement Disorders, Neurodegenerative Disorders, Neurogenesis, Neuroscience, Pain, Parkinsons Disease, Sleep Disorders
Martyn Bracewell
Role Senior Lecturer and Consultant Neurologist
Institution Bangor & Liverpool Universities and Walton Centre
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Nick Carleton-Bland
Role Honorary Senior Lecturer University of Liverpool and Consultant Neurosurgeon
Institution The Walton Centre NHS Foundation Trust
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Rhys Davies
Role Consultant Neurologist, Hon Senior Lecturer
Institution The Walton Centre NHS Foundation Trust, UoL Medical School
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Richard Ellis
Role Consultant Neurologist
Institution The Walton Centre
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Gill Hamblin
Role Head of Research
Institution The Walton Centre
James Holt
Role Consultant Neurologist
Institution The Walton Centre
Biography Consultant neurologist at The Walton Centre interested in collaborative research on neuromuscular disorders.
Research Interests Neuroscience
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Saif Huda
Role Consultant Neurologist
Institution NHS
Biography DPhil (Oxon) neuroimmunology and post-CCT fellowship neuroimmunology (Walton Centre). I am a consultant neurologist with a specialist interest in antibody-mediated central nervous system disorders and multiple sclerosis.
Research Interests Immune System, Immune System Disorders, Multiple Sclerosis, Myelin, Neuroscience, Synapses
https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Saif_Huda
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ANU JACOB
Role Consultant Neurologist
Institution The Walton centre
Biography Research and clinical interests in neuroimmunology of the central nervous system including multiple sclerosis, neuromyelitis optica (NMO), spinal cord injury, transverse myelitis neurosarcoidosis, vasculitis, paraneoplastic disorders.
Research Interests Immune System, Immune System Disorders, Multiple Sclerosis, Myelin, Spinal Cord Injury
https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Anu_Jacob5
Anne Jammes
Role Occupational therapist
Institution The Walton Centre NHS Foundation Trust
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Khalid Mansour
Role consultant psychiatrist
Institution mersey care
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Nicholas Silver
Role Consultant neurologist
Institution Walton centre
Suzanne Simpson
Role Occupational Therapist/MND Psychological Wellbeing and Social Support Advisor
Institution The Walton Centre NHS Foundation Trust
Email: suzanne.simpson@thewaltoncentre.nhs.uk
Biography I'm a neuro specialist occupational therapist with over 10 years experience working in neuroscience. My area of interest is the assessment of neuropsychological deficits and their functional impact.
Research Interests Attention, Behavior, Cognitive Decline, Decision Making, Depression, Emotions Stress and Anxiety, Healthy Aging, Learning and Memory, Memory, Mental Health, Neurodegenerative Disorders, Neuroscience, Plasticity, Social Behavior, Stress, Stroke, Therapies, Traumatic Brain Injury

Students within in the Liverpool City Region with an interest in neuroscience research.



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Eleanor Barker
Role MRes WT student
Institution University of Liverpool
Ailish Byrne
Role GTA/PhD Researcher
Institution Edge Hill University
Email: Byrnea@edgehill.ac.uk
Biography My research uses EEG to examine the cognitive mechanisms underlying pain attenuation via virtual reality. It aims to investigate whether VR environments simply distract from the painful experience or can directly modulate pain perception.
Research Interests Neuroscience, Pain, Proprioception, Tech and the Brain, Therapies
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Conor Gillespie
Role Medical student
Institution University Of Liverpool
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Michael Hannides
Role Medical Student
Institution University of Liverpool
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Ana Illera Lopez
Role PhD Student
Institution University of Liverpool
Email: Ana.Illera@liverpool.ac.uk
Research Interests Aging, Alzheimers Disease, Autism, Cognitive Decline, Computational Neuroscience, Dementia, Healthy Aging, Mental Health, Neuroscience, Recent Discoveries
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Adarsh Makdani
Role PhD Student
Institution Liverpool John Moores University
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Jack Marshall
Role PhD Student
Institution University of Liverpool
Research Interests Aging, Alzheimers Disease, Brain Development, Cognitive Decline, Dementia, Evolution, Genes and Molecules, Genetics, Mental Health, Movement Disorders, Neurodegenerative Disorders, Neurons, Neuroscience, Neurotransmitters, Parkinsons Disease
Andrea McKavanagh
Role PhD Student
Institution University of Liverpool
Ben Middlehurst
Role PhD Student
Institution University of Liverpool
Research Interests Alzheimers Disease, Brain Development, Cognitive Decline, Dementia, Evolution, Genes and Molecules, Genetics, Mental Health, Movement Disorders, Neurodegenerative Disorders, Neurogenesis, Neurons, Neuroscience, Neurotransmitters, Parkinsons Disease
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james Parker
Role Medical Student
Institution The University of Liverpool
Emma Price
Role PhD student
Institution University of Liverpool
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Hilary Shepherd
Role MRes Student
Institution University of Liverpool
Alexander Symonds
Role Medical Student
Institution University of Liverpool
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Farah Tahmasebi
Role MRes Student/Associate Practioner Healthcare Scientist in Clinical Biochemistry
Institution University of Liverpool/Wirral University Teaching Hospital

LNG Members whose role is primarily within a registered charity or patient advocacy group working in the Liverpool City Region.

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LNG members with a primarily commercial interest in neuroscience research, working in the Liverpool City Region.

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You can also find out more about LNG Members at the relevant institution pages:

University of Liverpool – Neuroscience Group Members

Liverpool John Moores University – RCBB Staff & Students
Liverpool John Moores University – Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience (CANS) research group

Liverpool Hope University – Cognitive Neuroscience Research Group Members

Edge Hill University – Cognitive Sciences Research Group