Trauma: healing the brain

Monday 2nd November 2015 @ 19:00

Non-Member: £12.00 ; Staff: £5.00 ; Student: £3.00

David Sharp, National Institute of Health Research (NIHR) Professor of Neurology, Imperial College London

Advanced neuroimaging is improving outcomes after traumatic brain injury (TBI), by focusing on common cognitive impairments in domains such as memory and attention. His research uses changes in network function to guide the development of novel treatment strategies.

Professor David Sharp is a National Institute of Health Research Professor and consultant neurologist based at Imperial College London. He runs a multidisciplinary traumatic brain injury clinic at Charing Cross hospital and directs a programme of research investigating the impact of traumatic brain injury on cognitive function.The aim is to improve clinical outcome after traumatic brain injury.

The National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) is funded through the Department of Health to improve the health and wealth of the nation through research. Together, NIHR people, facilities and systems represent the most integrated clinical research system in the world, driving research from bench to bedside for the benefit of patients and the economy.

Optionally followed by supper (this can be booked on the event booking form).
After the lecture a Friends' Table has been reserved at a local restaurant to entertain the speaker and for any of the audience who would like to join us to continue the evening's discussion. A two-course fixed price supper is served including wine, coffee and service charge.
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Venue: SAF Building, Imperial College London

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