About

Dr Peter Batchelor is a clinical neurologist with a sub-specialist interest in Parkinsons Disease, movement disorders and headache. He has a research interest in acute spinal cord injury and is the principle investigator on the ICED trial, a national study examining the effectiveness of immediate hypothermia and early surgery to improve outcomes after severe spinal cord injury. In addition to an active clinician, clinical teacher, higher degree supervisor and principle investigator on the ICED trial, Dr Batchelor is a Senior Lecturer at RMH. He is a member of the Australian Association of Neurologists, The Royal Australasian College of Physicians, the Spinal Cord Injury Network and the Australian Neuroscience Society.

Qualifications

  • MBBS

Professional Associations

  • RACP
  • ANZAN
  • SCIN
  • ANSN

Special interests

  • Parkinsons Disease
  • Movement disorders

Education and training

Research

  • Acute spinal cord injury

Epworth hospital locations

Hospital

Epworth Geelong

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

Barwon Neurology
Suite 2.1
1 Epworth Place
Waurn Ponds
VIC
3216
Clinical institute

Neurosciences Clinical Institute

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Director
The Institute focuses on neurology, neurosurgery and spinal surgery.