Prof Jon Marsden

University of Plymouth

Jonathan graduated with a BSc (Hons) 1st Class in Physiotherapy from Manchester University in 1991 and graduated with an MSc (Distinction) in Neurological Science, from University College in London. Where he also went on to receive his PhD in Clinical Medicine, 2000.

Jonathan currently teaches on the MSc in Neurological Rehabilitation at the School of Health Professions. He is the lead for the "Cognition, perception and behaviour" module and contribute "sensorimotor control in neurological practice" and "pathomechanics and rehabilitation of gait and balance". He also contributes to the undergraduate physiotherapy program Neurological Physiotherapy module.

His research interests and experience are in the field of neurorehabilitation and human motor physiology. He is currently investigating the pathophysiology and rehabilitation of balance and gait disorders after central and peripheral neurological lesions in adult and paediatric populations.

dont miss

An introduction to the physiology and pathophysiology of eye movements

Accurate eye movements are critical for functional movements and a stable perception of the visual world. This presentation will discuss the neural control of different types of eye movements and how they are affected by lesions to the central nervous system. It will outline how an assessment of eye movements can support clinical decision making and describe current evidence
for the effects of rehabilitation.

Prof Jon Marsden will be speaking in the following theatre:

EVEN MORE SEMINARS

  • Nilofar Niazi: Speaking at the European Neurological Convention

    Nilofar Niazi
    TRAINM

    Case Study in Use of Technologies and Innovations in NeuroRehabilitation

  • Prof Jon Marsden: Speaking at the European Neurological Convention

    Prof Jon Marsden
    University of Plymouth

    Vestibular dysfunction in Multiple Sclerosis

  • Dr Jennifer Foley: Speaking at the European Neurological Convention

    Dr Jennifer Foley
    National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery & UCL

    Assessment and management of psychological issues in Parkinson's disease

  • Dr Steven Ariss: Speaking at the European Neurological Convention

    Dr Steven Ariss
    University of Sheffield and P-CNS

    Evidencing the ‘Value’ of a Neurorehabilitation – How to present outcomes data to support a service.

  • Dr Srinivas Lanka: Speaking at the European Neurological Convention

    Dr Srinivas Lanka
    Cygnet Health Care

    Measuring Outcomes in Neuropsychiatry