Heinz Jungbluth

Consultant Paediatric Neurologist & Professor of Paediatric Neurology

Heinz Jungbluth is Professor of Paediatric Neurology at King’s College and a Consultant Paediatric Neurologist at the Evelina Children’s Hospital, Guy’s & St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust, London, United Kingdom. He runs specialist clinics for children and adolescents affected by neuromuscular and neurological disorders and has more than 20 years of clinical experience in the neuromuscular field. His main research interest is in neurogenetics, in particular the genetics of early-onset neuromuscular and neurodevelopmental disorders. He has published more than 150 peer-reviewed papers and has authored several chapters in key neurological and neuromuscular textbooks. He is a member of various editorial boards, as well as national and international expert consortia concerned with improving the care and developing therapies for patients affected by neuromuscular disease.