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Areas of interest
Special clinical and academic interest in; Urticaria (hives); Cutaneous allergy; Itch; Aslo care for patients with; Mastocytosis; Eczema; Psoriasis; Acne; Rosacea; Moles; Malignant conditions; Skin Cancers; Precancerous conditions; Blistering disorders; Skin allergies; Hair and nail problems; Hair loss; General rashes; Other inflammatory skin disorders; Cryotherapy for warts, seborrheic and actinic keratosis; Skin biopsies organised as required; Patch testing arranged for patients with contact dermatitis; Phototherapy (light treatment) arranged where appropriate
Dr Tabi Leslie is a Consultant Adult and Paediatric Dermatologist in London. Dr Leslie is Honorary Secretary of both the Dermatology Section and the Clinical Immunology and Allergy Section at the Royal Society of Medicine (RSM). She represents the British Association of Dermatologists (BAD) at the Royal College of Physicians (RCP) on the Joint Specialty Committee, attending many workshops on behalf of the BAD, and serves on the BAD Education Sub-committee. Dr Leslie is joint advisor on Continuing Professional Development for the RCP, whom she also regularly represents at committees to appoint new Dermatology Consultants, and also peer reviews for the British Journal of Dermatology.
Current NHS consultant posts held
Dr Leslie practices for the NHS as Consultant at Royal Free, London.
Pathophysiology and management of urticaria, and the mechanisms of itch.
Dr Leslie is committed to teaching, regularly lecturing to medical students, GPs and nurses. She is a Faculty Member of the Allergy Academy at Kings College, London, and the MSc Allergy Course at Imperial College, St Mary's Hospital, London, where she presents as well as supervising MSc students’ research projects.
Dr Leslie’s research interests at University College London (UCL) included clinical and scientific studies on cutaneous pain, inflammation and itch, completed in the Neurosciences department with Prof Clifford Woolf and Prof Pat Wall, of the Gate Theory of Pain (Melzack and Wall). Dr Leslie subsequently continued her scientific and clinical research as a Senior Registrar at University College London (UCL) Hospitals at which time her research was published as a paper in the prestigious scientific journal, Nature.
Dr Leslie has recently been writing chapters on anti-histamines and itch management to appear in the new edition of “Systemic Drug Treatments in Dermatology” handbook and a new book in the “Handbook of Experimental Pharmacology”. Her review of current knowledge and clinical practice, “Itch” was published in the Medicine journal series in July 2013. This year Dr Leslie co-authored a chapter in the forthcoming 9th Edition of Rook's Dermatology textbook.
Courses offered to GPs
Having the opportunity to speak directly to GPs and share knowledge is important to Dr Leslie. She frequently presents at GPs surgeries for the free, non-promotional, consultant-led Essentially Medical meetings, and for the GP Education Programme at the Hospital of St John and St Elizabeth.
- BSc Neuroscience (First Class Honours) University College London 1984
- MBBS (Distinction) University of London 1987
- MRCP Royal College of Physicians 1990
- FRCP Royal College of Physicians 2002
Affiliations / memberships
British Society for Allergy and Clinical Immunology (BSACI), British Society for Cutaneous Allergy (BSCA), British Society for Paediatric Dermatology (BSPD), American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) and the European Academy of Venereology (EADV), Independent Doctors Federation (IDF), All Party Parliamentary Group on Skin (APPGS), and on the committee of the British Society for Medical Dermatology (BSMD)
- BMI The Garden Hospital
- 09:30 - 13:30
- 020 8457 4500
- Hospital of St John & St Elizabeth
- 09:30 - 12:30
- 020 7806 4000
- The Consulting Rooms 70 Harley Street London
- 09:00 - 13:00
- 020 7580 0285
- The London Clinic Consulting Rooms 120 Harley...
- 13:00 - 17:00
- 020 7616 7693
- The Portland Hospital for Women and Children,...
- 14:00 - 18:00
- 020 7390 8020
Post treatment communication
Following treatment of a Bupa member, I will communicate with GPs in line with Department of Health, GMC and appropriate professional bodies guidelines.
In the event of an urgent query following treatment, Bupa members should use the following contact details
Dr T A Leslie 08448090945