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Dr Eleanor Mallon completed undergraduate medical training in London. She trained in General Medicine in London and in Dermatology at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, St John’s Institute of Dermatology and the John Radcliffe and Churchill Hospitals, Oxford.
She enjoys and has expertise in teaching dermatology including on the Postgraduate MSc Course in Clinical Dermatology at St John’s Institute of Dermatology. She was Chief Examiner on the MSc Course in Clinical Dermatology for 4 years.
Dr Mallon's NHS practice is at Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust. She was clinical Lead for Dermatology at Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust (St Mary's Hospital, Charing Cross Hospital and Hammersmith Hospital from 2016 to 2019.
Dr Mallon has been a member of the Therapeutics and Guidelines Committee of the Clinical Standards Unit of the British Association of Dermatologists since 2013. Her most recent publications include contribution towards updated Guidelines for the Management of Basal Cell Carcinoma published in 2021 in the British Journal of Dermatology.
Areas of interest
Skin Disease and Skin Conditions of all types in children and adults; Skin tumours; skin cancer; skin oncology; Severe Inflammatory Skin Disease. Hair and Nail disorders; Paediatric Dermatology; Skin Blistering; Male and Female Anogenital dermatology.
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Current NHS consultant posts held
Dr Eleanor Mallon is a Consultant Dermatologist and Honorary Senior Lecturer at St Mary's Hospital, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, London. She was Head of Specialty for Dermatology at St Mary's Hospital, Charing Cross Hospital and Hammersmith Hospital for 3 years until 2019.
She was previously a Consultant Dermatologist at Croydon University Hospital and Honorary Consultant Dermatologist at St John’s Institute of Dermatology, Guy's and st Thomas' Hospital.
Postgraduate research led to award of an MD Thesis by UCL entitled Immunogenetic and Infective Factors in the Pathogenesis of Psoriasis. The research was undertaken at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, The Wohl Virion Institute, UCL (including under supervision of Professor Robin Weiss, FRS).
She enjoys reading, music and keeping fit. She has run several Marathons for charities including the London Marathon for the British Skin Foundation.
Awards received include the Normal Plumber Prize at Charing Cross Hospital for Medical Research.
(Additional) Languages spoken
- French - Conversational
Her area of clinical interest includes Anogenital Dermatology. She was a founder member of the Male Anogenital Interest Group which was set up in 2012.
She has written a Chapter for the latest edition of The Rook Textbook of Dermatology to be published in 2021 entitled Diseases of the Perineal and Perianal Skin.
Courses offered to GPs
She is keen to give talks to GPs on the Diagnosis and Management of Common Skin Diseases including acne vulgaris, psoriasis and skin cancers.
Audit of my outcomes show very high concordance between clinical and histological diagnosis.
Audit of surgical outcomes shows very low to zero rate of post operative infections.
Patient feedback is consistently very high.
- MRCP Royal College of Physicians 1991
- MD University of London 1999
- MBBS University of London 1987
- FRCP Royal College of Physicians 2004
- Postgraduate Certificate in Medical Education University College London and the Royal College of Physicians, London 2017
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Professional bodies (positions held - last 3 yrs)
- Clinical Standards Unit British Association of Dermatologists 2013
- Therapeutics and Guidelines Committee British Association of Dermatologists 2013
Details of entry to specialist register
- Dermatology, 1998
Affiliations / memberships
Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians.
Fellow of the Royal Society of Medicine.
Member of the British Association of Dermatologists.
Member of St John's Institute of Dermatology Society.
Member of the British Society for Dermatological Research.
Member of the British Medical Association.
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