UCL Institute of Neurology
Research and teaching excellence
The Institute of Neurology has a world class reputation for neuroscience. The mission is to translate neuroscience discovery research into treatments for patients with neurological diseases. A number of important research centres are based at the Institute, including the MRC Prion Unit, MRC Centre for Neuromuscular Diseases and the Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging
Professor Michael Hanna is the Director of the Institute, which is a specialist postgraduate institute of University College London, the top-ranked university in the UK for research in Psychology, Psychiatry and Neuroscience.
The Institute is closely associated in its work with the National Hospital for Neurology & Neurosurgery. In combination they form a national and international centre at Queen Square for teaching, training and research in neurology and allied clinical and basic neurosciences.
What We Do
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We are delighted to announce that the
Brain Prize for 2017,
worth €1m, has been awarded to Professor Peter Dayan (UCL Gatsby
Neuroscience Unit), Professor Ray Dolan (UCL Max Planck Centre for
Computational Psychiatry and Ageing Research) and Professor Wolfram
of Cambridge) for their analysis of how the brain recognises and
Published: Mar 6, 2017 7:13:26 PM
Congratulations to the UCL Dementia Research Institute Hub Bid Team, who won the Best Collaborative Project Award at the UCL Professional Services Awards 2017.
Published: Mar 3, 2017 11:52:58 AM
We are delighted to announce that the UCL Huntington’s Disease Centre, UCL Institute of Neurology, was officially opened on 1 March by UCL President and Provost Professor Michael Arthur.
Published: Mar 2, 2017 2:59:44 PM