London Neurologist


Professor Michael Hanna is a Senior Consultant Neurologist at the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, Queen Square, UCLH NHS Foundation Trust, Queen Square, London. He became a consultant in 1998. He has gained extensive clinical consultant experience and over the past 20 years he has personally assessed and treated over 40,000 patients with a very wide range different neurological diseases.

He is also Professor in Clinical Neurology at the UCL Institute of Neurology and in recent years has raised over £21m for research to find treatments for patients. He has published over 400 research articles in learned journals and book chapters.

Professor Hanna’s research on muscle channelopathies published in the Lancet provides clues to sudden infant death and attracts global media attention:

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Professor Michael Hanna appeared on ITV News discussing the recent news of the first baby born with DNA from three people.

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Dail Mail Article

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Professor Hanna talks about mitochondrial disease on the Jeremy Vine show Radio 2

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Professor Hanna describes a major research advance at the Institute of Neurology Queen Square on Channel 4 and Radio 2


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Channel 4 News interview

Click to View – There’s been a significant breakthrough in the battle against the neurological condition Huntington’s disease.

Professor Michael Hanna talks about his research and charitable fundraising:

Professor Hanna featured in the Evening Standard regarding new £281m Translational Neuroscience building for UCL Queen Square Institute of Neurology (link to tweet 22/03/2019 and re-tweet 18/03/2019 13:52)

The Francis Crick Institute interview

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