Meet the Clinical Genetics team

Key members of the Clinical Genetics team include:

Lead Clinician

Dr Angela Barnicoat MD, FRCP
Consultant in Clinical Genetics
Specialist clinics: Paediatric renal disorders, Disorders of sexual development

Consultants

Dr Munaza Ahmed BSc MD(Res) FRCP
Consultant in Clinical Genetics
Specialist clinic: Cancer Genetics 

Professor Lyn Chitty PhD, MBBS, MRCOG
Professor of Genetics & Fetal Medicine
Specialist clinic: Fetal Medicine

Dr Emma Clement MBChB, BSc, MRCPCH, MD (Res)
Consultant in Clinical Genetics

Dr Francesca Faravelli MD
Consultant in Clinical Genetics
Specialist clinic: Marfan Syndrome

Dr Jane Hurst 
Consultant in Clinical Genetics
Specialist clinic: Dysmorphology

Dr Wendy Jones BSc, MBBS, MRCP(UK), Cert. Med. Gen. RCPath (UK), PhD
Consultant in Clinical Genetics 

Dr V.K. Ajith Kumar MBBS, MD, DCH, MRCP(UK), MRCPCH, MSc (Medical Genetics) 
Consultant in Clinical Genetics
Specialist clinics: Marfan Syndrome, Neuroendocrine Disorders

Dr Melissa Lees DCH, MBBS, MRCP, MSc, MD, FRACP 
Consultant in Clinical Genetics
Specialist clinic: Cleft Clinic

Dr Alison Male BSc, MRCP 
Consultant in Clinical Genetics

Dr Elisabeth Rosser FRCP, BSc
Consultant in Clinical Genetics
Specialist clinics: Huntington's disease, Retinoblastoma 

Dr Richard Scott MA, MBBS, MRCPCH, PhD
Consultant in Clinical Genetics
Specialist clinic: Dysmorphology

Dr Brian Wilson MBBS, PhD, FRCPCH, FRCPE, FRACP
Consultant in Clinical Genetics

Dr Louise Wilson MBChB, FRCP, BSc
Consultant in Clinical Genetics
Specialist clinics: Dysmorphology, Craniofacial Disorders, Pseudohypoparathyroidism, Skeletal Dysplasias

Specialist Registrars

The consultants are supported by a team of Specialist Registrars.

Genetic Counsellors

Sally Taffinder RGN, RM, MSc (Registered GC) 
Lead Genetic Counsellor

Anita Bruce (Registered GC) 
Lead Cancer Genetics Counsellor

Laura Coulier MSc
Cancer Genetic Counsellor

Bernadette Farren RGN, RM, RHV, MSc
Clinical Nurse Specialist

Anna Jewitt
Roald Dahl SWAN Clinical Nurse Specialist

Kelly Loggenberg MSc (Registered GC) 
Genetic Counsellor

Venessa Miller MSc
Genetic Counsellor

Sarah Robart MSc
Genetic Counsellor

Ane Sagardia MSc
Genetic Counsellor

Kate Simon MSc (Registered GC)
Genetic Counsellor

Sinead Whyte MSc (Registered GC)
Genetic Counsellor

Emma Williams MSc (Registered GC) 
Genetic Counsellor

Family History Coordinator

Parveen Akhtar

Management

Paul Gough
Service Manager

Lucy Roberts
Administrative Manager

Administration Staff

Secretaries

Nadia Begum
Secretary to Dr Jane Hurst, Dr Richard Scott, Dr Elisabeth Rosser and Dr Brian Wilson
Tel: 020 7762 6856 / Nadia.Begum@gosh.nhs.uk

Jacqui Charles
Secretary to Dr Ajith Kumar, Dr Alison Male and Dr Louise Wilson
Tel: 020 7762 6831 / Jacqueline.Charles@gosh.nhs.uk

Jill Corneille
Secretary to Dr Angela Barnicoat and Dr Melissa Lees
Tel: 020 7762 6845 / Jill.Corneille@gosh.nhs.uk

Mahidur Rahman
Secretary to Dr Munaza Ahmed, Dr Emma Clement, Anna Jewitt and Kate Simon
Tel: 020 7762 6077 / Mahidur.Rahman@gosh.nhs.uk

Joseline Ravendran
Secretary to Dr Francesca Faravelli, Dr Wendy Jones and Specialist Registrars
Tel: 020 7762 6096 / Joseline.Ravendran@gosh.nhs.uk

Mohammed Uddin
Secretary to Clinical Nurse Specialists: Bernadette Farren and Sally Taffinder, Genetic Counsellors: Anita Bruce, Laura Coulier, Kelly Loggenberg, Venessa Miller, Ane Sagardia and Emma Williams
Tel: 0207 762 6786 / Mohammed.Uddin@gosh.nhs.uk

Admin Support

Ataibor Adebanjo
Administrator

Susan Bray
Administrator

Afshana Khatun
Administrator

Aamna Mushtaq
Administrator