Speakers info


I am a consultant haematologist at Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and an Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer at the University of Oxford.  I am the Rare Inherited Anaemia Lead on the National Haemoglobinopathy Panel.  My main interests are haemoglobinopathies and rare inherited anaemias, and in particular the genetic investigation of inherited anaemias, including whole genome sequencing.  I am dedicated to using patients' views to guide how research in conducted in haematology and coordinating best practice care in red cell disorders at the European level. I lead quality of life studies in sickle cell disease as well as novel ways of improving compliance, patient understanding and patient pathways for high quality care.