Meet the Researcher – Dr Kirsty Le Doare


Kirsty LeDoare is a Reader in Paediatric Infection and Immunity at St George’s. She was recently awarded a UKRI Future Leaders Fellowship for a project she is setting up in Uganda and the UK.

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Meet the Researcher: Professor Mark Edwards on movement control disorders

Professor Mark Edwards is a consultant neurologist who studies how the brain controls movement and how abnormalities of movement occur in people with neurological illness.

He leads the Motor Control and Movement Disorder Group at St George’s, comprised of neurologists, psychiatrists, physiotherapists and basic scientists.

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Meet the Researcher: discovering the secrets of osteoarthritis with Professor Nidhi Sofat

Professor Nidhi Sofat is a clinician scientist and Professor of Rheumatology at St George’s. She investigates the mechanisms responsible for pain and reduced function in arthritis and is involved in several clinical studies. She treats patients in her capacity as Consultant Rheumatologist at St George’s Hospital.