Dr Gemma Walmsley MA VetMB PhD DipECVN FHEA MRCVS

Senior Lecturer in Veterinary Neurology Musculoskeletal & Ageing Science


    Personal Statement

    Gemma qualified as a veterinary surgeon from the University of Cambridge in 2005, having also completed an intercalated degree in neurophysiology. Following graduation she moved to the Royal Veterinary College to undertake a general rotating internship followed by specialist clinical training in Veterinary Neurology and Neurosurgery. In 2009 she passed the diploma examination of the European College of Veterinary Neurology and she is a recognised RCVS Specialist in Veterinary Neurology and EBVS® European Specialist in Veterinary Neurology. During her residency she developed an interest in neuromuscular diseases and afterwards joined the Comparative Neuromuscular Diseases Laboratory at the Royal Veterinary College, University of London for her PhD project researching centronuclear myopathy in dogs. Gemma has been at the University of Liverpool since 2013 and splits her time between research, teaching and the clinic.