Rhys Roberts

Rhys Roberts trained at the University of Cambridge and was also part of the University’s MB PhD programme, working at the MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology leading to the award of a PhD in 2002 and a Marie Curie Fellowship at the University of Southern Denmark.  In 2011, following the completion of higher specialist training in Neurology in London and the East of England, Rhys was awarded a Wellcome-Beit Prize Fellowship to investigate the molecular pathogenesis of the inherited peripheral neuropathies, the Charcot-Marie-Tooth diseases, and was also appointed as a Consultant Neurologist at Addenbrooke’s Hospital in Cambridge.

Rhys is director of the Cambridge MND Care Centre which provides multipdisciplinary support for people living with MND from across a large area of Eastern England and also runs the peripheral neuropathy service in Cambridge.