Dr Zameel Cader

Director of the Oxford Headache Centre; Director of StemBANCC; Associate Professor of Clinical Neurosciences; Consultant Neurologist


Dr Cader's research focuses on understanding the mechanism underlying neurogenetic disorders such as migraine and nerve degeneration. He is Director of the Oxford Headache Centre and of StemBANCC, a major public-private partnership aiming to develop the resources and expertise for successful drug development on a stem cell platform. He is also a practising consultant neurologist at the John Radcliffe Hospital.


  • Neuroscience
  • Stem cells
  • Translational research
  • Drug discovery
  • Migraine, headache
  • Neurodegeneration
  • Ataxia

Media experience

Dr Cader has experience of TV and radio interviews, including for BBC, ITV, Sky, ABC, Fox and others, and has taken part in media briefings.