Management

Co-directors

Role Contact details

Director

Dr Andrew Tindell

Commercial Theme Leader, Natural Sciences

Dr Helen Jones

Commercial Theme Leader, Architecture, Business, Faculty of Arts and Sciences (Acting)

Dr Thor Slater

Commercial Theme Leader, Medicine

Dr Kathryn Sunn

Commercial Theme Leader, Engineering (Acting)

Dr Jarrod Ward

Commercial Development Officer

Dr Harry Chin

Commercial Development Officer

Dr Aleksey Valyaev

Intellectual Property Rights Officer

Timothy Lee

Project Manager

Sally Hunter

Associate Professor Michael Barnett
Michael Barnett is a staff neurologist at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Senior Lecturer in Neurology at the University of Sydney, and Program Head of the MS Clinical Trials Research Program at the Brain and Mind Centre.

He is appointed to the MS Society Clinic at the Brain and Mind Centre and was previously Fellow and Locum Consultant in Neurology & Neuro-ophthalmology at the National Hospital for Neurology, London, UK. He holds a PhD in Multiple Sclerosis pathogenesis. Barnett practices as a general Neurologist but has particular interests in Neuroimmunology & Multiple Sclerosis, Neuro-ophthalmology and Neurophysiology.


Associate Professor Michael Buckland
Michael Buckland is head of Neuropathology at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital in Sydney and head of the Neuropathology Research Program at the Brain and Mind Centre.

He received his medical degree from the University of Sydney in 1993, and his PhD in Neurobiology from the University of New South Wales in 2000. He became Fellow of the Royal College of Pathologists in 2004, and has since devoted his pathology expertise to matters of the brain.

MS Research Australia Brain Bank Manager

Dr Antony Harding
T +61 2 9351 0943
F +61 2 9351 0731
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MS Research Australia Brain Bank Coordinator and Patient contact

Dr Julia Morahan
T +61 2 8484 1309
F +61 2 9929 7328
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MS Research Australia Brain Bank Advisory Board

The MS Research Australia Brain Bank Advisory Board provides advice and recommendations to the Brain Bank Directors and MS Research Australia with respect to matters regarding the Brain Bank and which are within the Advisory Board's competence and expertise.

For a full list of board members, please visit the MS Research Australia Brain Bank website.

MS Research Australia Brain Bank Scientific Advisory Committee

The MS Research Australia Brain Bank Scientific Advisory Committee reviews MS tissue requests received from researchers based on the scientific quality and merit of the proposed research project.

For a full list of committee members, please visit the MS Research Australia Brain Bank website.