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Dr Owen Pickrell

Honorary Associate Professor, Medicine

Telephone number

+44 (0) 1792 295134

Welsh language proficiency

Fluent Welsh Speaker
Available For Postgraduate Supervision


Dr Owen Pickrell is a consultant neurologist and honorary clinical associate professor at Swansea University Medical School. He practices clinically as a neurologist in Swansea Bay University Health board with a sub-speciality interest in epilepsy. His research interests include epilepsy genetics, using routinely collected data for neurology research, using natural language processing as a clinical and research tool and clinical neurology research. Owen is the principal investigator of the Swansea Neurology Biobank and Genetics of Familial Epilepsy Projects. 

Areas Of Expertise

  • Epilepsy and epilepsy genetics
  • Using routinely collected data for neurology research
  • Natural language processing
  • Clinical neurology research