Prof Ley Sander

Prof Ley SanderTel: 020 3448 8622
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National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery

Epilepsy, Neurology and neurosurgery

Professional background

Ley Sander is Professor of Neurology and Clinical Epilepsy and Honorary Consultant Neurologist with a specialist interest in epilepsy.  In this role, he has approximately 1,200 people with epilepsy under his neurological care. He heads the World Health Organisation Collaborative Centre for Research and Training in Neurosciences in London and is the Director of the Clinical Trials Unit at the Chalfont Centre for Epilepsy in Buckinghamshire.  Ley Sander is also the Scientific Director of SEIN, the Epilepsy Institutes of the Netherlands Foundation, in Heemstede, the Netherlands. He qualified in Medicine at the University of Parana in Curitiba, Brazil and then completed his specialist training in Neurology at St Thomas Hospital and at the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery in London.  He obtained his PhD in Clinical Neurosciences at the University of London and is an elected fellow of the Royal College of Physicians.

Research interests

Epilepsy - Outcome and treatment


GMC/GDC number: 3425310 

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