News articles

IoN News Archive (2011)

Thinking of studying at UCL next year?

The event will begin at the UCL Institute of Neurology. Click here for more details.

Wolfson Foundation awards £20million to UCL for experimental neurology centre

A new centre dedicated to the understanding and treatment of neurodegenerative diseases will be established at UCL following the award of a £20million grant from the Wolfson Foundation, it was announced today. More...

New Institute Director

Michael qualified in Biochemistry and then Medicine in 1988 at Manchester University and undertook postgraduate training in Newcastle, Oxford and Queen Square. He was appointed Consultant Neurologist at the Middlesex Hospital and the National Hospital, Queen Square, in 1999, and was promoted to Professor in 2006. For the past four years he has been Director of the UCL-Newcastle MRC Centre for Translational Research in Neuromuscular Diseases, and also the Divisional Clinical Director of the National Hospital.
More...

Professor Brown gives Annual Stroke Association Royal Lecture

Professor Martin M Brown (IoN Department Brain Repair and Rehabilitation)  gave the 6th annual Stroke Association Royal Lecture in the presence of HRH Princess Michael of Kent at Spencer House on 15th November 2011.
More...

Brain changes seen in cabbies who take 'The Knowledge'

Professor Eleanor Maguire (UCL Imaging Neuroscience) comments on how taxi drivers’ brains rewire while learning their way around London. More...

Professor Jon Driver

Novel treatments for epilepsy

IoN launches new website

How prions propagate

Search UCL News