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Professor Yoav Ben-Shlomo

Life course epidemiology with interests in ageing, chronic and neurodegerative disease

I have a research interest in neurodegenerative disorders including ageing (as part of the Halcyon collaboration), life course infuences on chronic diseases, neuroepidemiology, chronic kidney disease and equity of access to health care.

Research keywords

  • epidemiology
  • health services research

Membership of professional bodies

  • Parkinson's disease
  • multiple system atrophy (MSA)
  • progressive supranuclear palsy (PSP)
  • cognitive impairment
  • dementia
  • Multiple Sclerosis

Processes and functions relevant to this work

  • Memory
  • cognitive function
  • locomotion
  • tremor

Collaborations

  • Niall Quinn and Andrew Lees (Institute of Neurology)
    David Burn (Newcastle)
    Gilbert Bensimon (France)
    Nigel Leigh (Kings College
  • London)
    John Gallagher
  • Tony Bayer (Cardiff)
    Tom Warner (RFHMS)
    Brian Hurwitz (Kings College
  • London)