C3NL

Metabolic Imaging

 

Lead by Dr. Tony Goldstone, Senior Clinical Research Fellow. Dr. Goldstone been a Consultant Endocrinologist at Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust since 2005 based at the Hammersmith Hospital and St. Mary’s Hospital. He runs specialist adult and paediatric clinics for patients with Prader-Willi syndrome and genetic obesity, and endocrine dysfunction after traumatic brain injury (in a multi-disciplinary clinic with Neurology and Psychiatry), as well as in-patient work within Endocrinology, Diabetes and Acute Medicine. A major theme of his current work is using functional MRI and body fat MRI to investigate appetite, eating behaviour and obesity, and the links with addictive behaviours, as well as the pathophysiology of genetic obesity, and hormonal and metabolic influences on and consequences of traumatic brain injury.