Multiple Sclerosis Academy

Faculty- MS Academy

Honorary faculty

Our Honorary Faculty are the clinical leaders of their Academy, bringing their expertise and experience, alongside an enthusiasm and drive to improve services and outcomes for people living with a neurological condition. The voluntary role includes bringing new ideas into their Academy, building on and developing new educational content, creating programmes and selecting speakers for our range of educational events.

Dr Wallace Brownlee

Honorary academic director, MS Academy & consultant neurologist and clinical lead, The National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, London

Dr David Paling

Honorary strategic director, MS Academy & consultant neurologist, Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Ruth Stross

Head of nursing, Neurology Academy, neurology specialist nurse, Kingston Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Sue Thomas

Independent healthcare consultant, NHS England Clinical Reference Group Member Neurology, Neurosurgery & Spinal Surgery

Rachel Dorsey-Campbell

Senior lead pharmacist, Neurosciences, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust

Dr Anisha Doshi

Consultant neurologist & post-doctoral honorary research fellow, Darent Valley Hospital & Queen Square MS Centre, University College London

Dr Nikos Evangelou

Clinical associate professor in neurology, University of Nottingham

Wendy Hendrie

MS specialist physiotherapist, Norwich MS Centre

Dr Azza Ismail

Consultant neurologist, Sheffield teaching hospitals NHS foundation trust

Joela Mathews

Highly specialist pharmacist – neurosciences lead, Barts Health NHS Trust

Rachel Morrison

MS specialist nurse, NHS Western Isles

Dr Kate Petheram

Consultant neurologist, South Tyneside & Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust

Dr Waqar Rashid

Consultant neurologist, St George's University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Nicola Daykin

Multiple sclerosis nurse specialist

Pam Bostock

Consultant occupational therapist in neurology, Midlands Partnership Foundation NHS Trust

Alison McInally

Multiples sclerosis trials coordinator