Dr Alex Symonds

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Dr Alex Symonds

Rowling Clinical Research Fellow
University of Edinburgh

Alex originally studied neuroscience at the University of Edinburgh and went on to complete a Master's degree by research in neuroscience. His research focussed on the overlap between cognitive disorders and movement dysfunction. It was during this time he developed a passion for clinical work. Alex went on to study medicine at the University of Liverpool, graduating in 2019. After graduation, he moved back to Edinburgh to complete his foundation training.

Alex started at the Anne Rowling Clinic as a Rowling Clinical Research Fellow in August 2021. He will be working on the Clinic's trial and study portfolio, and continues to have research interests in movement disorders and cognition.