Associate Professor Stefan Blum is a consultant neurologist. Dr Blum completed his training as a neurologist in 2011. He has completed a PhD in Immunogenetics of Guillain-Barre Syndrome at The University of Queensland as well as a doctoral thesis in Immunology at the University of Heidelberg, Germany.
Dr Blum specializes in immune system disorders affecting the nervous system. He has expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of these diseases, which include multiple sclerosis, myasthenia gravis, autoimmune encephalitis as well as a range of immune mediated diseases of nerve and muscle. Moreover, he has extensive experiences in nerve conduction studies as well as general neurology and stroke.
Dr Blum has an active research interest in neuroimmunology, with a number of current projects, including antibody mediated encephalitides, multiple sclerosis, neuromyelitis optica, myasthenia gravis and inflammatory neuropathies.