Dr Catherine Pennington (MD, BSc, MB ChB, Neurology CCT)

Senior Clinical Research Fellow and Honorary Consultant Neurologist

  • Edinburgh Dementia Prevention
  • NHS Lothian

Contact details

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2nd Floor
Kennedy Tower
Royal Edinburgh Hospital

City
Edinburgh
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Edinburgh Dementia Prevention
9A (Biocube 1) Bioquarter
9 Little France Road

City
Edinburgh
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Background

Dr Pennington is a Senior Clinical Research Fellow on the European Prevention of Alzheimer's Disease study (EPAD), and involved in a range of clinical trials in dementia at Edinburgh Dementia Prevention. She is also funded by a project grant from the BRACE charity investigating metacognition in cognitive disorders, and a David Telling charitable trust award investigating changes to brain, bladder and eye health in people starting haemodialysis. 

Previously, Dr Pennington was a consultant neurologist with North Bristol Trust (2016-2017) and NIHR Clinical Lecturer with the University of Bristol (2013-2016).  She is currently an honorary Clinical Lecturer with the Unversity of Bristol. 

Dr Pennington is an honorary Consultant Neurologist with NHS Lothian, providing specialist cognitive clinics for older adults in the Memory Assessment and Treatment Service at Marchhall House, Marchhall Crescent.