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Merrilee Needham

Merrilee Needham MB BS, FRACP, PhD

Head of the Department of Neurology, Fiona Stanley Hospital, Perth Western, Australia

Professor Needham is Head of the Department of Neurology at the Fiona Stanley Hospital in Perth Western Australia. She also works as a consultant neurologist and leads the neuromuscular research at the Western Australian Neurosciences Research Institute (WANRI), with academic appointments at both University of Western Australia and Murdoch University. She has a subspecialist interest in neuromuscular diseases, with a particular interest in sporadic Inclusion Body Myositis.


Prof Needham has received honorarium from Novartis

Recent Contributions to PracticeUpdate:

  1. Bimagrumab for Treatment of Sporadic Inclusion Body Myositis