Dr Vinod Metta trained at Kings College Hospital London and conducted his higher specialist training in neurology and movement disorders at Imperial College, University College London, and Queen Square Hospitals, London. He is a member of the Association of British Neurologists (ABN), the European Federation of Neurologists (EFN) and a fellow of the Australian and New Zealand Association of Neurologists (ANZAN).
Dr Metta was awarded his Doctorate for research exploring the pathophysiology of, and treatment options for, disabling non-motor symptoms of fatigue and sleep in patients with Parkinson’s Disease (PD), in collaboration with Kings and Imperial College London. He was a recipient of the 2016 ABN Australasian Fellowship.
Dr Metta has authored and co-authored several papers published in high impact factor journals such as Brain, several book chapters including in the Oxford Textbook for Clinical Medicine, 5th and 6th editions, and recently a book titled ‘Parkinson’s Disease – The Hidden Face’. He has recently been appointed to the editorial board of the Journal of Parkinson’s Disease and serves on several advisory board committees.
Dr Metta is a postgraduate tutor at Imperial College London, and runs several MRCP courses nationally and internationally. He has a particular interest in exploring and pioneering biomarkers to investigate pathophysiology and treatment models of neurodegenerative disorders.