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Professor Martin Rossor

Martin Rossor

Professor Martin Rossor is the NIHR National Director for Dementia Research, a programme that facilitates the Department of Health’s research response to commitments under the Dementia Challenge and the G8 Dementia Summit.

Martin is Professor of Clinical Neurology at University College London, and the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery London. 

He trained in Neurology at the National Hospital, Queen Square and undertook research into the neurochemistry of degenerative dementia at the MRC Neurochemical Pharmacology Unit, Cambridge. His clinical research interests are in neurodegenerative disease and particularly in familial Alzheimer’s disease. He is also an NIHR Senior Investigator.

Martin is a member of the NIHR Strategy Board.