Dr Hamdalla received his early medical training in Khartoum, Sudan, and then gained his MRCP in UK and FRCP in Edinburgh and London.
He carried out his MD research in Newcastle upon Tyne in transcranial magnetic stimulation in normal human adult subjects and patients with motor neurone disease.
Dr. Hamdalla is now consultant neurologist at the Manchester Centre for Clinical Neurosciences and has a specialist clinical and research interest in motor neurone disease.
He is a clinical governance lead for the Neuromuscular Group and principal investigator for multicentre trials including saliva management in patients with motor neurone disease and recently MND/SMART. Dr. Hamdalla is an honorary senior lecturer at the University of Manchester and an examiner for the Royal College of Physicians – MRCP part 2 (PACES) as well as the Royal College Representative for Consultants Interviews.