Down to content

Up to

Spotlight on researchers

Read short interviews with the people working hard to understand and help improve diagnosis and treatment of Tourette Syndrome.


  • Bobbie Smith is a PhD student at the University of Hertfordshire.  Bobbie's research concerns eating and dietary behaviours in adults with TS
  • Marta Topor is a PhD student at the University of Surrey and is leading a research project into motor-cognitive control processes in developmental motor disorders
  • Victoria Perkins and Bethan Davies - discuss their research project, exploring people's experience of using online communities for TS and tics. 
  • Barbara Morera is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the University of Nottingham working on research using non-invasive brain stimulation
  • Sandra-Eve Bamigbade is a PhD student at the University of Hertfordshire interested in exploring the mealtime experiences of young people (12-16 years old) with TS and their parents.
  • Elena Nixon focuses on the effectiveness of behavioural therapies for young people with TS



Visit our You Tube channel to hear from researchers about their projects and findings 












This website may use cookies to provide an improved experience. You can refuse these cookies by changing your browser settings.
To remove this message, click here to accept cookies.