In Their Own Words with Professor John Hardy

Written by Sharon Salt, Senior Editor

In this video interview, which was originally published in the Video Journal of Biomedicine, Sue Nelson speaks with world-leading neurogeneticist, Professor John Hardy (University College London, UK), about his work surrounding the genetic causes of neurodegenerative diseases. During their discussion, Professor Hardy also speaks about concussion in sport and delves deeper into the influences in his life that led him to undertake a career in this field.

Watch the full interview to find out more about the pioneering work that Professor Hardy has done, including what and who inspired him the most, what other discoveries he would like to make and getting the scales balanced when it comes to aspects of work and life, particularly for early-career researchers.