Dr David Abernethy
David Abernethy trained in neurology at Wellington Hospital, and at the Royal Free Hospital London, where he did research in the biology of peripheral nerve with Prof PK Thomas. He is senior lecturer in neurology at the University of Otago, Wellington, and clinical leader of neurology and stroke at Wellington Hospital. His main interests are in general neurology, neuromuscular disease, fostering effective medical student clinical education and in provision of inpatient and outpatient neurology consultation and stroke services.
David trained in Wellington and at the Royal Free Hospital, London, in peripheral nerve and muscle disorders.
MB ChB 1979 Otago; FRACP 1990
Title or Designation
Neurologist - Clinical Lead
Full NZ Registration Date
16 April 1981
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