UCL Queen Square Institute of Neurology


Ward Lab

Nick Ward is Professor of Clinical Neurology and Neurorehabilitation at UCL Queen Square Institute of Neurology and a consultant neurologist at the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery.

Nick is interested in how we can radically improve upper limb recovery after stroke in humans. He is clinical lead of the Queen Square Upper Limb Neurorehabilitation Program and co-director of ARM Lab.

He is co-founder of the UCLP Centre for Neurorehabilitation, co-editor Oxford Textbook of Neurorehabilitation and Associate Editor of the journals Neurorehabilitation and Neural Repair and Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry

For more information about Nick, the Upper Limb Neurorehabilitation service or ARMlab, follow the links



Results from the Queen Square Upper Limb Neuorehabilitation Programme now available

Pushing the limits of recovery in chronic stroke survivors: User perceptions of the Queen Square Upper Limb Neurorehabilitation Programme now available

Most recent preprints of our work now available

Nick's Nature Reviews Neurology article on Restoring brain function after stroke

Nick gives keynote speech at The Stroke Association's Amazing Brains Annual Royal Lecture at The Science Museum, London

BBC2 Horizon: My Amazing Brain - Richard's War watch here

Nick's book review of Broken Movement (Krakauer & Carmichael) read here