Blizard Institute - Barts and The London

Dr Genc Struga, PhD, PgDip, FESO

Clinical Research Fellow

Centre: Centre for Neuroscience, Surgery and Trauma

Telephone: 020 7882 2327


I am a Neuroscientist, Consultant Neurologist, and Stroke Physician. I have a PhD in Neuroscience and have also completed a postgraduate Diploma in Clinical Neurology at University College London. I am a Fellow of the European Stroke Organization.  I have enjoyed teaching undergraduate and postgraduate students since 2006.



Key Publications

Genc Struga, Enver Roshi. Analysing work performance based on outcome, work load and hospital stays in a stroke unit. J Neurol Stroke. 2019; 9(5): 259‒260. DOI: 10.15406/jnsk.2019.09.00386

Genc Struga and Thomas Bak . Phonosymbolisem, the Cognitive Benefits of an Universal Language. European Journal of Neurology. 2019; 26(Suppl. 1): 959.

Genc Struga, Thomas Bak, Enver Roshi, and Stavros Baloyannis. The Cognitive Benefits of Learning Native Language and Bilingualism in a Minority Group. Open Access J Neurol Neurosurg. 2018; 7(5): 555722.

Genc StrugaThe Language We Speak Affects Our Cognition. EC Neurology Open Access. 2017; 8(4): 121-124.

Genc StrugaWhy Native Albanian Speaker have an Easier Approach toward Acquisition of other Languages? J Neurol Stroke. 2016; 4(5): 00153. DOI: 10.15406/jnsk.2016.04.00153