UCL Queen Square Institute of Neurology


Department of Brain Repair and Rehabilitation Seminar: Masud Husain

26 October 2022, 4:00 pm–5:00 pm

BRR seminar series

Event Information

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Amy Gent

A View from the Editor’s desk

Publishing is changing, with competition for selection increasing and new challenges on the horizon. Masud will be providing an Editor’s perspective on:

  • What the editorial team at Brain is looking for in submitted manuscripts
  • Factors common to submissions that don’t succeed
  • How the review process works
  • Statistics on submissions and manuscript flows
  • Current trends and gaps in translational neuroscience
  • New initiatives at Brain

Please send enquiries to: a.gent@ucl.ac.uk

About the Speaker

Masud Husain

Editor-in-Chief, Brain, Professor of Neurology & Cognitive Neuroscience, at University of Oxford

masud husain

At Oxford, he leads a research group which focuses on understanding motivation and memory in healthy people and patients with neurodegenerative conditions, including Parkinson’s disease, small vessel cerebrovascular disease and Alzheimer’s disease. Masud holds a Wellcome Trust Principal Research Fellowship and leads the Neurological Conditions theme of the Oxford Biomedical Research Centre. He is Editor-in-Chief of Brain.