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I have been a consultant for over 25 years and developed much of the current NHS service in clinical haematology at Heartlands hospital where until 2011 I was Head of Service. during this time the service expanded to be one of the most active clinical haematology departments in the UK with wide interests in trials of the care of patients with blood cancers.
I have held a number of senior NHS appointments I was Medical Director of the Pan Birmingham Cancer Network from 2001 to 2013. Between 2005 and 2012 I chaired the NCRI Clinical Studies Group for Haematology. I chaired the West Midlands cancer Drugs Fund between 2010-2013. I currently sit on national committees for the National Cancer Intelligence Network.
I was made an Honorarary Reader at the University of Birmingham in 2003 and Honorary Professor of Haematology in 2009.
Areas of interest
Haematological oncology; Stem cell transplantation; Chronic lymphocytic leukaemia
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Haematologist, Heart of England Foundation Trust (Retired 2016).
My interests have been concerned with stem cell transplanantion, chronic lymphocytic laekaemia and acute myeloid leukaemia. I have also published in lymphoma. I have greater than 150 peer reviewed publications.
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Hon Chair University of Birmingham
NHS A Distinction Award 2003
Over 150 peer reviewed publications in the field of transplantation and leukaemia.
- BSc Leeds 1972
- MBChB (with honours) Leeds 1975
- MRCP RCP London 1979
- Doctor of Medicine Leeds 1984
- MRCPath Royal College of Pathologists 1984
- FRCP London Royal College of Physicians 1993
- FRCPath Royal College of Pathologists 1995
Details of entry to specialist register
- Haematology, 1985
Affiliations / memberships
American Society for Haematology
British Society for Haematology
- Spire Parkway Hospital, B91 2PP
- 08:30 - 13:00
- 0121 704 5500
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