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.

EVEN MORE SEMINARS

  • Maroun Farah: Speaking at the European Neurological Convention

    Maroun Farah
    Senso Medical Labs

    BioPot platform: development of EEG, EMG and Bioimpedance patch and tattoo wearables

  • Rosanne Tyas: Speaking at the European Neurological Convention

    Rosanne Tyas
    Royal Hospital for Neuro-disability

    Emotional Support and Adaption: Considering emotional aspects of music therapy with people with a neuro-disability.

  • Philip Coulthurst: Speaking at the European Neurological Convention

    Philip Coulthurst
    CFG Law

    Working in collaboration to improve brain injury rehabilitation

  • Janet Schmitt: Speaking at the European Neurological Convention

    Janet Schmitt
    Queen Elizabeth Foundation Neuro Rehabilitation Service

    Bridging the gap – a 3 rd sector solution

  • Susan Wood: Speaking at the European Neurological Convention

    Susan Wood
    Matthew’s Friends Clinics

    Ketogenic Diet Therapy in Adults; complex epilepsy and beyond.