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NMHB scientific contacts at the MRC

General contact

For general pre-award policy and eligibility enquiries, please contact:

Contact: Research Funding Policy and Delivery RFPD@headoffice.mrc.ac.uk

 

Scientific contacts

Head of Neurosciences and Mental Health

Dr Catherine Elliott

+44 (0)207 395 2224

catherine.elliott@headoffice.mrc.ac.uk

 

If you have a query about scientific aspects of your research proposal, please contact the programme manager shown below against your scientific area:

 

Miss Ruth Arnell

Board Manager

ruth.arnell@headoffice.mrc.ac.uk

Please contact for all general peer-review questions and queries regarding the operation of the Board.

 

Dr Katherine Giles

Cognitive, Sensory & Behavioural Neuroscience

Katherine.Giles@headoffice.mrc.ac.uk

 

Subject Areas

Cognitive & behavioural neuroscience *

Cognitive development and systems *

Sensory neuroscience *, vision and hearing and sensory rehabilitation

Epilepsy and spinal repair

Brain injury and repair (non-stroke)

Computational neuroscience and neuroinformatics *

Brain imaging

 

Units/Centres

MRC Cognition & Brain Sciences Unit, Cambridge

MRC Institute of Hearing Research, Nottingham

MRC/WT Behavioural & Clinical Neuroscience Institute, Cambridge

RCUK Ageing Centres at Edinburgh and Newcastle

 

* with relevance to human health or underlying mechanisms of disease

 

Dr Jacqui Oakley

Neurobiology, neurophysiology and neuroinflammation

Jacqui.oakley@headoffice.mrc.ac.uk

 

Subject Areas

Neurobiology, neurophysiology and neuroinflammation *

Neuroinflammatory conditions (including MS)

Pain, anaesthesia, sleep, fatigue

Developmental neurobiology and neurodevelopmental disorders (eg. Down’s Syndrome, cerebral palsy) *

Brain and tissue banking

PET imaging strategic support

 

Units/Centres

NIMR / FCI – Neurobiology Division, London

MRC Anatomical Neuropharmacology Unit, Oxford 

* with relevance to human health or underlying mechanisms of disease

 

Dr Joanna Jenkinson

Mental Health & Addiction

Joanna.Jenkinson@headoffice.mrc.ac.uk

 

Subject Areas

Mental Health (including clinical, developmental, genetic and neuropharmacological aspects)

Clinical psychology

Addictions

Autism and learning disorders

Centres

MRC Centre for Social, Genetic & Developmental Psychiatry, KCL

MRC Centre for Neuropsychiatric Genetics and Genomics, Cardiff

MRC Centre for Developmental Neurobiology, KCL

 

Dr Catherine Moody

Neurodegeneration and Stroke

Catherine.Moody@headoffice.mrc.ac.uk

 

Subject Areas

Neurodegeneration – dementias, prion diseases, HD, PD, MND

Stroke

 

Units/Centres

LMB Neuroscience, Cambridge

MRC Prion Unit, London

MRC Centre for Translational Research in Neuromuscular Disease, UCL and Newcastle

 

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