Professional background

Qualified in 1982. After training as a GP in Edinburgh, switched to neurology with junior posts at Middlesex Hospital, Royal Free, National hospital and L'hopital Kremlin Bicetre, Paris. Appointed consultant and honorary senior lecturer in 1997 in a joint post with Ipswich Hospital.

Research interests

  • HIV neurology
  • Peripheral nerve disorders


Oxford Handbook of Neurology (2007) 2nd edition in press.

Publications in the field of  general neurology, HIV associated neurological diseases and peripheral nerve disorders.