King's College London
Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience
The Department of Clinical Neuroscience is one of the leading academic units for clinical neuroscience in the UK. Research in the Department is focused on neurodegenerative disorders, epilepsy and stroke, and builds on collaborations with the Institute’s Departments of Neuroscience and Psychology. Research programmes within the Department include: Motor neurone disease and related disorders - The Department hosts the King’s MND Care and Research Centre, one of the world's leading centres for MND research and the development of new treatments; Movement disorders (particularly atypical Parkinsonian syndromes such as PSP and MSA); Epileptology, with particular interest in developing new electrophysiological, neuroimaging and cognitive approaches to understanding epilepsy and developing approved methods of assessing patients for epilepsy surgery; Neurogenetics, particularly linkage studies and complex genetics in MND, Parkinsonian disorders and epilepsy; Acute brain injury.
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Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive
Locale: Large City