Imperial College London


Faculty of MedicineDepartment of Brain Sciences

Emeritus Professor of Physiology



+44 (0)20 8398 6639p.ellaway




Lab BlockCharing Cross Campus





  • Commemoration Medal, Charles Univeristy Prague, 1998

External Positions

  • Member, Advisory Board, Medical Research Council, 2005
  • Committee member, Scientific Committee, International Spinal Research Trust, 2005
  • Committee member and author, International Campaign for Cures of spinalcord injury Paralysis (ICCP) Clinical Guidelines Panel, International Collaboration on Repair Discoveries (ICORD), University of British Columbia, 2004
  • Member, International Advisory Committee, Motor Control Symposia, Sofia Bulgaria, 2002

Membership of Professional Bodies

  • Member, International Spinal Cord Injury Society, 2006
  • Ordinary Member, The Physiological Society, 1970
  • Member, British Neuroscience Association
  • Member, Research Defence Society
  • Member, Society for Neuroscience

Industrial Connections

  • Geron Corporation, California, USA, Consultant on Spinal Cord Injury


  • Spinal Exchange Program, State of New South Wales (Australia), State of New South Wales and University of new South Wales, 2006 - 2006

Editorial Boards

  • Journal of Physiology, Executive Committee, 2006
  • Journal of Physiology, Senior Ethical Editor, 2005
  • Journal of Physiology, Reviewing Editor, 1999
  • Experimental Physiology, Reviewing Editor - 2005