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
Lead Cancer Consultant in Clinical Genetics
Specialist clinic: Cancer Genetics 

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

Dr Francesca Faravelli MD
Consultant in Clinical Genetics
Specialist clinic: Cancer and General

Dr Wendy Jones BSc, MBBS, MRCP(UK), Cert. Med. Gen. RCPath (UK), PhD
Consultant in Clinical Genetics
Specialist clinics: Dysmorphology and Epilepsy

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
Specialist clinics: Perinatal and prenatal

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

Dr Angharad Roberts
Locum Consultant in Clinical Genetics
Special interest: Inherited Cardiac Disease

Dr Emma Wakeling
Consultant in Clinical Genetics
Special interest: Dysmorphology and Silver Russell Syndrome

Dr Tazeen Ashraf
Consultant in Clinical Genetics
Special interest: Fetal Medicine

Specialist Registrars

The consultants are supported by a team of Specialist Registrars.

Dr Shereen Tadros

Dr Lara Menzies

Dr Eleanor Hay

Dr Elizabeth Forsythe

Genetic Counsellors

Anita Bruce, MSc (GCRB Registered GC) 
Lead Genetic Counsellor

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

Sinead Whyte MSc (GCRB Registered GC)
Principal Genetic Counsellor

Kate Simon MSc (GCRB Registered GC)
Genetic Counsellor

Emma Williams MSc (GCRB Registered GC) 
Genetic Counsellor

Laura Coulier MSc (GCRB Registered GC)
Genetic Counsellor

Sarah Robart MSc (ABGC Certified GC)
Genetic Counsellor

Amanda Willis MSc, PhD
Genetic Counsellor

Irene Abreu-Rodriguez MSc, PhD
Genetic Counsellor

Priya Francome-Wood, MSc
Locum Genetic Counsellor

Jessica Bateson
STP Trainee Genetic Counsellor

Anna Jewitt
Roald Dahl SWAN Clinical Nurse Specialist

Family History Coordinator

Parveen Akhtar

Management

Paul Gough
Service Manager

Joseline Ravendran
Administrative Manager

Administration Staff

Secretaries

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

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

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

Anusha Deakins
Secretary to Dr Francesca Faravelli, Bernadette Farren, Anita Bruce, Laura Coulier,
Sarah Robart, Amanda Willis, Emma Williams and Priya Francome-Wood
Tel: 020 7762 6096 / Anusha.Deakins@gosh.nhs.uk

Admin Support

Monika Peterka
Administrator

Tania Egarter
Administrator

Aamna Mushtaq
Administrator

Naila Choudhary
Administrator