Clinics and special interests: Complex epilepsy, Epilepsy surgery, Epliepsy in pregnancy, Epilepsy with learning disability Neuro-ophthalmology
Neurology training: National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, London National Society for Epilepsy, Chalfont Centre, Buckinghamshire Radcliffe Infirmary, Oxford
Research appointment: Honorary Special Lecturer in Neurology, University of Nottingham Link to research associates: www.nottingham.ac.uk/neuronal-networks
Research interests: Algorithrmic anaylsis of EEG and animal models of epilepsy.
Recent publications: Anti-epileptic drugs and neuro-development: a review. Adab N, ODonoghue MF. Fetal and Maternal Medicine Review.
The safety of anti-epileptic drug regimens: a qualitative study of factors determining the success of counselling women before conception. Pashley S, O'Donoghue MF. J Fam Plann Reprod Health Care. 2009; 35:153-6.
ODonoghue MF, Hayes C (2008). Epilepsy and anti-epileptic drugs in pregnancy in Prescribing in pregnancy ed. P. Rubin and M Ramsay. Blackwells.
Inhibition of endocannabinoid metabolism attenuates enhanced hippocampal neuronal activity induced by kainic acid. Coomber B, O'Donoghue MF, Mason R. Synapse. 2008; 62:746-55.
Professional affiliations: Association of British Neurologists International League Against Epilepsy (UK) British Medical Association
Contact: Secretary, 0115 849 3324