Chair of the UK Forum:

Dr Jo Howard
Honorary Reader in Haemoglobinopathies
King’s College London/
Consultant Haematologist
Department of Haematology
Guy’s Hospital
Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust
Great Maze Pond
London
SE1 9RT

Vice – Chair of the UK Forum:

Dr Paul Telfer
Senior Lecturer in Haematology
Queen Mary University of London
Consultant Haematologist
Barts Health NHS Trust
Pathology and Pharmacy Building
80 Newark Street
London
E1 2ES

Treasurer:

Dr Farrukh Shah
Consultant Haematologist
The Whittington Health
Magdala Avenue
London
N19 5NF

Secretary:

Mr Neil Westerdale
Advanced Nurse Practitioner
Department of Haematology
Guy’s Hospital
Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust
Great Maze Pond
London
SE1 9RT

Trustees:

Dr Mary Petrou
Senior Lecturer
University College London
Consultant Clinical Molecular Geneticist University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Head of Haemoglobinopathy Genetics
235 Euston Road
London NW1 2BU

Dr Anne Yardumian
Consultant Haematologist
North Middlesex University Hospital Trust,
Sterling Way,
London
N18 1QX.

Dr Kate Ryan
Consultant Haematologist
Manchester Royal Infirmary
Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Oxford Road
Manchester
M13 9WL

Dr Baba Inusa
Consultant Paediatrician/
Honorary Reader in Paediatric Haematology
Floor 3
Becket House
Evelina Children’s Hospital
Guy’s and St Thomas NHS Trust
SE1 7EH

Dr Lola Oni
Specialist Nurse Consultant/ Service Director
Chair of Sickle cell & Thalassaemia Association of Nurses, Midwives and Allied Professionals (STANMAP)
Brent Sickle Cell & Thalassaemia Centre
Central Middlesex Hospital
Acton Lane
London NW10 7NS

Mrs Karen Madgwick
Transfusion Practitioner
North Middlesex University Hospital NHS Trust
Sterling Way
London
N18 1QX

Dr Helen DeMarco
Senior Clinical Psychologist and Team Lead
University College London Hospitals Haematology Psychology and Counselling Service
University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
University College Hospital Macmillan Cancer Centre
Huntley St
London
WC1E 6AG

Committee Members:

Mr John James
Chief Executive
Sickle Cell Society
54 Station Road
London
NW10 4UA
John.james@sicklecellsociety.org

Mrs Elaine Miller
National Co-ordinatior UK Thalassaemia Society
UK Thalassaemia Society
19 The Broadway
Southgate
London
N14 6PH
Elaine@ukts.org