Meet the Bone Marrow Transplant team

Key members of the Bone Marrow Transplant (BMT) Unit at Great Ormond Street Hospital include:

BMT Director

Professor Paul Veys
Special interest: reduced intensity transplants


Professor Persis Amrolia 
Special interests: adoptive immunotherapy and EBV-associated lymphoproliferative disease

Professor Bobby Gaspar 
Immunology Consultant
Special interest: cell and gene therapy

Dr Robert Chiesa MD
Special interests: cord blood transplantation and radioimmunotherapy

Associate Specialist

Dr Kanchan Rao 
Special interest: haemophagocytic lymphoistiocytosis (HLH)

BMT Fellow

Dr Juliana Silva


Annette Hill
Clinical Nurse Specialist, Outpatient Nursing Team Lead

Maria Finch
Clinical Nurse Specialist

Rachel Mead
Clinical Nurse Specialist

Katherine Berry
Clinical Nurse Specialist

Lindsey Young
Clinical Nurse Specialist - International and Private Patients

Danielle Pinner
Clinical Nurse Specialist

Administrative Support

Alexandra Holland 
Medical PA

Louise Mansi
Medical PA

Chetan Patel
Administration and Performance Lead


Dagmar Gohil
Divisional Assistant Chief Nurse, West Division 

Mary Foo 
Lead Nurse

Ali Wood

Service Manager

Anne Emmett
Quality Manager

Yasmine Koodun
ICI Data Lead (on maternity leave)