UCL Queen Square Institute of Neurology


Call for Nominations: Celebrate people of UCL Queen Square Institute of Neurology

UCL Queen Square Institute of Neurology aims to be a diverse, inclusive and supportive workplace that nurtures staff and students to reach their full potential.

We want to celebrate our colleagues, students and alumni that lead by example of kindness and work ethic and help make IoN an inspiring workplace.

We would like to invite you to nominate a member of staff, student or alumni you admire to be celebrated, interviewed and featured in our EDI website.

Nominate a role model (the form will not capture your name and details)

Dr Josephine Barnes

What colleagues said about Jo: Selflessly giving her time to coordinate the IoN Mentoring Scheme and to drive positive change.Selflessly giving her time to coordinate the IoN Mentoring Scheme and to drive positive change.

Jo Barnes


Imran Sayed

What colleagues said about Imran: He is so on top of/involved in everything in his working roles, while being the life and soul of the party, and sharing the fruits of his extracurricular labour (from his allotment). 

imran sayed

When submitting your nomination, please highlight if your nominee has been involved in and championed equality, diversity and inclusion work or belongs to an underrepresented staff/student/alumni category at IoN. If possible and appropriate, we would like to celebrate people at IoN in relation to one or more of the following equality, diversity and inclusion awareness occasions. We will of course, take permission from your nomination before we do so.

  • Black History Month
  • International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
  • National Windrush Day
  • Interfaith Week
  • World Religion Day
  • International Non-Binary People's Day
  • International Women’s Day
  • International Men’s Day
  • LGBTQ History Month
  • Transgender Awareness Week
  • Transgender Day of Remembrance
  • International Transgender Day of Visibility
  • International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia
  • UK Disability History Month
  • International Day of Persons With Disabilities
  • Dyslexia Awareness Week
  • Dyspraxia Week
  • World Braille Day
  • Deaf Awareness Week
  • Global Accessibility Awareness Day
  • Autistic Pride Day
  • World Mental Health Day
  • Mental Health Awareness Week
  • International Family Equality Day