Professional background

Charlotte is an audiovestibular physician and works in the department of neuro-otology at the University College London Hospital.

She trained as the clinical lecturer in neuro-otology at the NHNN and her main interest is balance disorders, both in the adult and paediatric population.

Charlotte has a university medical degree from the Karolinska Institute (Stockholm, Sweden), a PhD in otorhinolaryngology from the Karolinska Institute and an MSc in audiovestibular medicine from UCL (London). She is a module co-ordinator on the MSc in audiovestibular medicine (UCL) and is actively involved in regional and national organisations working with education and training.

Charlotte is an honorary senior research associate in the Department of Neuro-Immunology, Institute of Neurology (London).

Research interests

  • Immune-mediated inner ear disorders
  • Menière’s disease


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Schreiber BE, Agrup C, Haskard DO, Luxon LM. Sudden sensorineural hearing loss; a clinical review for physicians. The Lancet, 2010; Apr. 3 (375): 1203-1211.

Agrup, C. Immune-mediated audiovestibular disorders in the paediatric population: A review.INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF AUDIOLOGY, 2008 Volume: 47 Issue: 9 Pages: 560-565 2008

Agrup, C; Gleeson, M; Rudge, P. The inner ear and the neurologist. JOURNAL OF NEUROLOGY NEUROSURGERY AND PSYCHIATRY FEB 2007 Volume: 78 Issue: 2 Pages: 114-122

Agrup, C; Luxon, LM. Immune-mediated inner-ear disorders in neuro-otology. CURRENT OPINION IN NEUROLOGY FEB 2006 Volume: 19 Issue: 1 Pages: 26-32

Agrup, CA; Keir, G; Thompson, EJ; Bronstein, AM. Systemic autoantibodies against discrete inner ear compartments in bilateral vestibular loss. NEUROLOGY JUL 12 2005 Volume: 65 Issue: 1 Pages: 167-167

Agrup, C ; Berggren, PO Bagger-Sjoback, D. Morphological and functional characteristics of cells cultured from the endolymphatic sac HEARING RESEARCH JUL 2001Volume: 157 Issue: 1-2 Pages: 43-51