Prof Tony Marson MB ChB, MD, FRCP

Professor of Neurology Molecular and Clinical Pharmacology

    Research

    Research Grants

    North West Research Design Services

    DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH (UK) (NIHR)

    April 2010 - September 2018

    Department of Health Sponsored chair in pharmacogenetics.

    DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH (UK) (NIHR)

    September 2007 - March 2019

    The role of resilience for good quality of life in epilepsy and factors promoting such resilience

    BRITISH EPILEPSY ASSOCIATION (UK)

    February 2009 - February 2011

    Pharmacogenetics of GABAergic mechanisms of benefit and harm in epilepsy.

    DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH (UK) (NIHR)

    February 2005 - November 2010

    A pragmatic randomised controlled trial comparing the effectiveness and cost effectiveness of levetiracetam and zonisamide versus standard treatments for epilepsy: a comparison of Standard And New Antiepileptic Drugs (SANAD-II)

    DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH (UK) (NIHR)

    June 2012 - November 2019

    Core support for UK based Cochrane Collaborative Review Groups: Epilepsy.

    DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH (UK) (NIHR)

    April 2004 - March 2023

    The role of multidrug transporters in causing pharmacoresistance in epilepsy

    MEDICAL RESEARCH COUNCIL (MRC)

    January 2010 - January 2013

    North West Coast CLAHRC

    DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH (UK) (NIHR), LIVERPOOL CLINICAL COMMISSIONING GROUP (UK), MERSEY CARE NHS TRUST (UK)

    January 2014 - September 2020

    North West Hub for Trial Methodology Research (NWHTMR)

    MEDICAL RESEARCH COUNCIL (MRC)

    October 2008 - August 2014

    Discriminant Function Analysis for Longitudinal Data: Applications in Medical Research (DiALog)

    MEDICAL RESEARCH COUNCIL (MRC)

    October 2014 - September 2017

    MerseyBeat - Best Evidence, Application and Translation of research

    LIVERPOOL PRIMARY CARE TRUST (UK)

    March 2008 - September 2019

    Exploring oxidative stress pathways in epilepsy

    REPUBLIC OF IRAQ MINISTRY OF EDUCATION

    October 2014 - September 2017

    Clinical and cost effectiveness of interventions for epilepsy in the NHS

    DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH (UK) (NIHR)

    June 2011 - May 2015

    A systematic review of randomised controlled trials assessing the beneficial and harmful effects of treatments for epilepsy in people with a learning disability: the development of clinical guidelines and recommendations for research.

    THOMAS BAILEY'S CHARITY

    October 2004 - December 2005

    Cochrane Epilepsy Review Group.

    DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH (UK) (NIHR)

    April 2001 - March 2004

    Refractory Juvenile Myoclonoc Epilepsy Cohort (ReJuMEC)

    MEDICAL RESEARCH COUNCIL (MRC)

    January 2009 - June 2011

    Using routine data in large multicentre clinical trials

    UNIVERSITY COLLEGE LONDON (UK)

    September 2014 - August 2017

    The Role of Multidrug Transporters in causing Pharmacoresistance in Epilepsy

    MEDICAL RESEARCH COUNCIL (MRC)

    January 2013 - August 2013

    Epilepsy Pharmacogenomics: delivering biomarkers for clinical use (EpiPGX)

    EUROPEAN COMMISSION

    October 2011 - September 2016

    Seizure first Aid training For Epilepsy (SAFE) for people with epilepsy who attend emergency departments and their carers: A follow-on study to develop and pilot SAFE.

    DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH (UK) (NIHR)

    June 2015 - August 2019

    Multi-centre randomised control trial comparing the clinical and cost effectiveness of trans-foraminal epidural steroid injection to surgical microdiscectomy for the treatment of chronic radicular pain secondary to prolapsed intervertebral disc herniation. (NErve Rootblock VErsus Surgery; NERVES)

    DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH (UK) (NIHR)

    June 2014 - December 2019

    Defining patient preferences and priorities for treatment options and outcomes in epilepsy

    DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH (UK) (NIHR)

    June 2011 - February 2014

    Health economic evaluations in epilepsy: Developing a preference-based outcome measure.

    EPILEPSY RESEARCH UK (UK)

    August 2009 - January 2011

    Models for selection bias, applied to controlled trials and observational studies of antiepileptic drugs.

    MEDICAL RESEARCH COUNCIL (MRC)

    September 2005 - March 2009

    A systematic review of the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of neuroimaging assessments used to visualise the seizure focus in people with refractory epilepsy being considered for surgery.

    DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH (UK) (NIHR)

    June 2003 - April 2004

    North West Research Design Services (Phase 2).

    DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH (UK) (NIHR)

    April 2015 - September 2018