Yorkshire Brain Appeal is dedicated to funding research into brain diseases with a particular focus on epilepsy, Multiple Scleoris, Parkinson’s Dementia and Alzheimer’s.

Over the past twelve months Leeds Hospitals Charity funding has supported Clinical Research Fellow Linford Fernandez and Consultant Neurologists Helen Ford and Melissa Macguire.

Dr Linford Fernandes, neurology trainee, was appointed as a Clinical Research Fellow as the first Brain Research Fellow.

Linford's Story