Wim EJ Weber
Wim Weber qualified in medicine at the University of Maastricht, Netherlands in 1983, and received a PhD in immunology through work at the University of Hasselt, Belgium. After finishing his neurology residency in Maastricht, he did a research fellowship in molecular immunology and multiple sclerosis at Harvard Medical School, Boston. From then on he worked as a neurologist in the Maastricht University Medical Centre, subsequently specialising in pain medicine and neuro-oncology. In 2003 he switched to movement disorders, with a focus on deep brain stimulation. He is associate professor of neurology at Maastricht University and joined The BMJ as clinical editor in 2010.