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Jungbluth, Heinz

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Consultant in child neurology and senior lecturer

Heinz Jungbluth - consultant in child neurology and senior lecturer

Area of expertise: child neurology, neuromuscular disorders, neurogenetics


Dr Heinz Jungbluth runs clinics for children affected by neuromuscular and neurological disorders.

Following graduation from medical school in Germany and specialty training in the United Kingdom, Heinz has been working as a consultant and senior lecturer in children's neurology at Evelina London since 2004.

His main research interest is in neurogenetics and he has been leading the clinical and genetic characterization of a wide range of inherited neurological and neuromuscular disorders.

Heinz is a leading member of various national and international expert consortia concerned with improving the care and developing therapies for patients affected by neuromuscular disease.

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Specialist interests

  • child neurology
  • neuromuscular disorders
  • neurogenetics.

Research interests

Dr Heinz Jungbluth’s main research interest focuses on the molecular biological mechanisms underlying childhood neuromuscular and neurological conditions.

He has characterised a wide range of neuromuscular and neurological disorders on a clinical, pathological and genetic level, as a prerequisite for therapy development to ultimately benefit patients affected by these conditions.    


Ronnie MacKeith Prize of the British Paediatric Neurology Association (2006).


Download a list of Dr Heinz Jungbluth's publications (PDF 60Kb).


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