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Inflammatory Neuropathies

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Medical Advisory Board

The Medical Advisory Board provides advice and support to the Charity on all medical matters. It is composed of specialists in GBS, CIDP and associated inflammatory neuropathies and meets every 12 months, although it will discuss matters by correspondence or video conference when necessary. It undertakes the following tasks:

1.     Providing the Board of Trustees with an annual review of priorities for research projects to study ideas and provide a focus for fundraising
2.     Advice to Board of Trustees on Research projects, ensuring peer reviews undertaken and recommendations made to the Trustees
3.     Provision of up-to date medical information for patients, families and health professionals through a rolling programme for the update of the information booklets.
4.     Responding to media enquiries on medical aspects of GBS, CIDP and associated inflammatory neuropathies.
5.     Answering generic enquiries relating to GBS, CIDP or other associated inflammatory neuropathies from gain friends or members.
 Medical Advisory Board

Chairman
Dr Jane Pritchard BM BCh MRCP                 Consultant Neurologist Charing Cross Hospital London

Secretary
Dr Yusuf Rajabally MD FRCP                       Consultant Neurologist Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham

Members

Prof H Willison MBBS FRCP PhD                   Professor of Neurology Glasgow University

Dr Michael Lunn MA MBBS MRCP PhD        Consultant Neurologist National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery

Dr John Nixon MBChB BSc MRCP MD          Consultant Neurologist Royal Preston Hospital

Dr Claire White                                                 School of Biomedical & Health Sciences Kings College London
Dr Rob Hadden BM BCh MRCP PhD            Consultant Neurologist Kings College Hospital London

Dr Shakti Agrawal                                             Consultant Paediatric Neurologist Birmingham Children’s Hospital
Dr Mark Busby MB ChB                                   Neurology St. James’s University Hospital & Bradford Teaching Hospitals

Dr Simon Rinaldi                                            John Radcliffe Hospital Oxford

Mike Cumberbatch                                         Specialist Nurse, Addenbrookes Hospital Cambridge

Ex-officio
Chris Fuller                                                       A/ Chairman gain

Caroline Morrice                                               Director gain