North of England Neurological Association North of England Neurological Association

Liversedge Prize winners

1980

Mr GP Copeland - Post-operative Seizures following insertion of Shunts

1981

Dr D Bateman - Tuberculous Meninigitis

1982

Mr DL Douglas - The Medical Management of Spinal Cord Dysfunction

1983

Dr Helen Whitwell - Primary Brain Tumours in Young Adults

1984

Dr CG Clough - Management of the On-Off syndrome

1985

Dr D Turnbull - Mitochondrial Myopathies

1986

Dr JW Ironside - Steroid Hormone Receptors in Meningiomas

1987

Dr Redfern - Outcome following Subarachnoid Haemorrhage and no operation

1988

Dr D Robson - Histological markers of Cell proliferation in CNS Tumours

1989

Dr PEM Smith - Polysomnograhy in Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

1990

Miss Rosalind Page - Neural Mechanisms of Chorea and dystonia

1991

Dr David Smith - Evaluation of EEG/Psychometry/SPECT in the Surgery of Epilepsy

1992

Not awarded

1993

Dr John Sussman - Coagulation Changes in Benign Intracranial Hypertension

1994

Dr Tim Griffiths - Cortical Analysis of Auditory Motion

1995

Dr Helen Ford - Recurrent Bacterial Meningitis

1996

Miss Alison Noble - MR Angiography in Aneurysmal SAH

1997

Dr John Sussman - Adult CNS Glia and the Cellular Basis of Remyelination in Multiple Sclerosis

1998

Mr E Ballantyne - Childhood Medulloblastoma

1999

Dr Debbie Bathgate - Behaviour and Dementia

2000

Dr Una Narf - Prevalence of Progressive Supranuclear Palsy in the UK

2001

Dr Oliver Lily - Serum Antibodies in Multiple Sclerosis

2002

Dr Marlee Fernando - Post Mortem Prevalence of White Matters Lesions and Vascular Risk factors

2003

Dr David McKee - Anti-Sense Theraputics in Myasthenia Gravis

2004

 Dr Hedley Emsley - What is the significance of blood cytokines and their receptors in ischaemic stroke?

2005

Mr Greg Hall - Novel Gene Therapy for Glioblastoma Multiforme

2006

Dr R Mohanraj - Mortality in Adults with Newly Diagnosed Epilepsy

2007

Dr Roger Whitaker - A Model of Cerebral Involvement in Mitochondria Disease

2008

Dr Christopher Kobylechi - Gluataminergic Mechanisms in L-DOPA induced Dyskinesia

2009

Miss CE Gilson - Cognitive Changes in Adults with Mitochondrial Disease

2010

Dr CA Wood Allum - Cogruence of Hand Dominance and Side of Onset in Upper Limb Onset ALS

2011

Dr Tom Webb - Inherited Prion Disease P102L: informing neurodegenerative disease and prion disease pathogenesis

2012

Dr Johnathan Cooper-Knock - Neurodegeneration caused by intronic expansions of C9ORF72 is a clinically heterogeneous but pathologically distinct disease

2013

Dr David Paling - Accumulation of sodium is associated with disability and progression in Multiple Sclerosis: a 23Na MRI study

2014

Dr Eva Liu, Manchester - Reconstruction of the nigro-striatal circuit in a biodegradable scaffold for potential use in transplantation for Parkinson's disease

2015

Dr James Lilleker, Manchester - Anti-cN1A autoantibody seropositivity is associated with increased mortality risk in Inclusion Body Myositis

2016

Michael Keogh, Newcastle –  Genotyping the MRC Brain Bank

 

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