Dr Vasantha Gowda

Consultant Paediatric Neurologist
Guys and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust of St Evelina's Children's Hospital London

Dr Vasantha Gowda is a Paediatric Neurology consultant with neuromuscular expertise based at Evelina London Children’s Hospital. She has an honorary appointment as Senior Lecturer at Faculty of Life Sciences and Medicine, King’s College.

She has served as the lead for Post-graduate medical education for paediatric neurosciences for 5 years. She has run well attended paediatric neuromuscular study days targeting paediatricians and allied health professionals. With a back ground in Evidence Based Health-Care, she takes a keen interest in clinical research and serves as the co-lead for neurosciences clinical trials at Evelina London Children’s Hospital. She has successfully conducted several clinical trials as the principal/chief investigator. She is a part of the SMAREACH steering committee, which oversees data collection and monitoring for patients with Spinal Muscular Atrophy in the UK. She serves as the Regional Lead for the Royal College for Paediatric and Child Health.