Dr Palace is Consultant Neurologist in Oxford and runs the regional MS service and General neurology for the Banbury area.
She is Lead for the national Congenital Myasthenia service and also runs a joint National Neuromyelitis Service with the Walton Centre Liverpool.
She is a clinical lead for the UK MS risk sharing scheme study assessing the long term effects of beta-interferon and Copaxone.
On Oct 2011 she has published over 80 papers and reviews.
Awards Training and Qualifications
- 1983 BM Honours and Clinical Distinction, SOTON
- 1986 MRCP, SOTON
- 1992 DM, SOTON
- 1995 Accredited Neurology
- 2000 FRCP
BM (Hons) FRCP DM
- Oxford Multiple Sclerosis and Neuromyelitis Group
Dr. Palace leads the Oxford Multiple Sclerosis and Neuromyelitis Group. This comprises a regional clinical service and a clinical research group. Research topics include clinical treatment trials, immunological studies, biomarkers and imaging studies on neurodegeneration and its detection and association with inflammation. The group welcomes referrals of patients.
Sources of Funding
Visibility and representation of women in multiple sclerosis research.
Thomson A. et al, (2019), Neurology
A randomised double-blind placebo-controlled feasibility trial of flavonoid-rich cocoa for fatigue in people with relapsing and remitting multiple sclerosis.
Coe S. et al, (2019), J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry
Cerebral small vessel disease in multiple sclerosis
Geraldes R. et al, (2019), NEUROPATHOLOGY AND APPLIED NEUROBIOLOGY, 45, 43 - 43
Unraveling treatment response in multiple sclerosis: A clinical and MRI challenge.
Gasperini C. et al, (2018), Neurology
Long-term disability in neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder with a history of myelitis is associated with age at onset, delay in diagnosis/preventive treatment, MRI lesion length and presence of symptomatic brain lesions.
Mealy MA. et al, (2018), Mult Scler Relat Disord, 28, 64 - 68