Professor Sir Doug Turnbull, MBBS PhdMD FRCP

Professor of Neurology, University of Newcastle upon Tyne (1990-present) HEFCE funded

Honorary Consultant Neurologist, Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Newcastle upon Tyne

Director Wellcome Trust Centre for Mitochondrial Research

National lead of the National Highly Specialised Services for Rare Mitochondrial Diseases of Children and Adults. This involves 3 centres (Newcastle, London and Oxford) and provides diagnostic and specialist clinical services for patients with Mitochondrial Diseases.

Director, Newcastle University Centre for Brain Ageing and Vitality sponsored by BBSRC, EPSRC, ESRC and MRC.