Consultant Neurologist, Oxford University Hospitals
Associate Professor, Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Oxford
Dr. Michele Hu is a Consultant Neurologist at Oxford University Hospitals, and Associate Professor at the Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Oxford. Her clinical work focuses on Parkinson’s disease and related movement disorders. Her research within the Oxford Parkinson’s Disease Centre (website: www.opdc.ox.ac.uk) looks at longitudinal cohort studies and biomarkers for early and prodromal Parkinson’s disease, with particular focus on REM sleep behaviour disorder (RBD) and how sleep affects neurodegeneration. Interests include the delivery of tractable, low cost, wearable technology that has a real impact on patient’s daily lives, and imaging the human brain from prodromal to established Parkinson’s.