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An expert Scientific Advisory Panel provides The Society with expert professional resources.
Members of the panel include highly regarded experts from neurological, neuropsychological, neuropsychiatric, neuro-immunological, paediatric, therapeutic and other relevant fields.
The panel meets annually to exchange information and progress research initiatives. Members also assist with enquiries of a clinical nature.
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Omar K. Siddiqi MD MPH, Director - Global Neurology Program, Division of Neuro-Immunology, Center for Virology and Vaccine Research, Department of Neurology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center.
Assistant Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School
Visiting Lecturer, University of Zambia School of Medicine
Associate Professor, John Hopkins University School of Medicine; Director, Johns Hopkins Encephalitis Centre, USA
Consultant Paediatric Neuropsychologist,
Director of Clinical Psychology and Neuropsychology,
Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust
Chief Executive, Encephalitis Society;
Honorary Fellow, University of Liverpool
Reader and MRC Clinician Scientist,
NIHR Health Protection Research Unit in Emerging and Zoonotic Infections;
Honorary Consultant Neurologist, Walton Centre NHS Foundation Trust;
Neuropsychology Services Limited
Clinical Neuropsychologist and Lecturer
Institute of Health and Wellbeing, University of Glasgow
Wolfson Neuro Rehabilitation Centre, St George’s Hospital
Wellcome clinical career development fellow
Senior clinical lecturer/honorary consultant in infectious diseases
Institute of Infection and Global Health
University of Liverpool
Neurology Specialist at Department of Neurology, Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research.
Chelsea and Westminster Hospital
Accredited Paediatric Allergist,
Department of Child Health,
Sandwell and West Birmingham NHS Trust
Consultant Paediatric Neurologist,
Alder Hey Children’s NHS Foundation Trust;
Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer and Associate member of the Institute of Infection and Global Health, University of Liverpool
Cromwell Hospital, London
NIHR Clinical Lecturer at the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, King’s College London
Emeritus Professor of Neuroimmunology,
University of Oxford;
Emeritus Fellow of Somerville College
Honorary Professor and Senior Research Fellow, Institute of Neuroscience and Psychology, University of Glasgow
Professor and Honorary Consultant Neurologist;
Co-director, Autoimmune Neurology Diagnostic Laboratory;
Head, Oxford Autoimmune Neurology Group,
John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford
Professor of Neurological Science;
Honorary Consultant Neurologist;
Head of the Brain Infectious Group;
Walton Centre NHS Foundation Trust and Royal Liverpool University Hospital;