Meet the Haematology and Oncology team

Key members of the Haematology and Oncology department at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) include:

Consultants

Haematology

Dr Phil Ancliff MA MRCP MRCPath 
Consultant in Paediatric Haematology
Special interests: neutropenia, lymphoblastic leukaemia
Philip.Ancliff@gosh.nhs.uk

Dr Sara Ghorasian
Consultant in Paediatric Haematology
sara.ghorasian@gosh.nhs.uk

Dr David O’Connor
Consultant in Paediatric Haematology
David.O’Connor@gosh.nhs.uk

Dr Vesna Pavasovic MD FRCPCH
Consultant in Paediatric Haematology
Special interests: Late Effects
Vesna.Pavasovic@gosh.nhs.uk

Dr Anupama Rao
Consultant in Paediatric Haematology
Anupama.Rao@gosh.nhs.uk

Dr Sujith Samarasinghe BSc MBBS MRCPCH FRCPath PhD
Consultant in Paediatric Haematology
Special interests: acute leukaemia, bone marrow failure 
Sujith.Samarasinghe@gosh.nhs.uk

Dr Keith Sibson
Consultant in Paediatric Haematology
Special interests: non-malignant Haematology
Keith.Sibson@gosh.nhs.uk

Professor Ajay Vora 
Consultant in Paediatric Haematology
Special interests: Childhood Leukaemia and Bone Marrow Transplantation
ajay.vora@gosh.nhs.uk

Oncology

Professor John Anderson BA MBBS MRCP FRCPCH PhD
GOSH Charity Reader in Paediatric Oncology
Special interests: neuroblastoma, management of relapse/experimental therapeutics
John.Anderson@gosh.nhs.uk

Dr Giuseppe Barone
Consultant in Paediatric Oncology
Giuseppe.Barone@gosh.nhs.uk

Dr Yen Ch'ing Chan
Consultant in Paediatric Oncology, Lead for Proton beam
yenchingchan@nhs.net

Dr Tanzina Chowdhury
Consultant in Paediatric Oncology
Tanzina.Chowdhury@gosh.nhs.uk

Dr Catriona Duncan
Consultant in Paediatric Oncology
Catriona.Duncan@gosh.nhs.uk

Dr Jenny Gains
Consultant in Paediatric Oncology
jenny.gains@gosh.nhs.uk

Dr Mark Gaze MD MRCP FRCR
Consultant in Paediatric Oncology
mgaze@nhs.net

Dr Darren Hargrave MBChB (Hons) MD MRCP FRCPCH
Consultant in Paediatric Oncology
Special interests: neuro-oncology, experimental therapies for childhood cancer, neurofibromatosis-related tumours
Darren.Hargrave@gosh.nhs.uk

Dr Mette Jorgensen MD MRCPCH
Consultant in Paediatric Oncology
Mette.Jorgensen@gosh.nhs.uk

Dr Antony Michalski PhD MB MRCP FRCPCH
Consultant in Paediatric Oncology
Special interests: solid tumours, brain tumours and biological research
Anthony.Michalski@gosh.nhs.uk

Dr Lynne Riley
Consultant in Paediatric Oncology
Lynne.riley@gosh.nhs.uk

Dr Olga Slater
Consultant in Paediatric Oncology
Olga.Slater@gosh.nhs.uk

Associate specialists

Dr Danny Cheng 
Associate Specialist in Haematology and Oncology
Danny.Cheng@gosh.nhs.uk

Dr Shaista Sattar 
Associate Specialist in Haematology and Oncology
shaista.sattar@gosh.nhs.uk

Senior nurses

Mary Foo-Caballero
Matron - Haematology, Oncology, Palliative Care, Lion, Elephant, Giraffe, Safari
Mary.Foo-Caballero@gosh.nhs.uk

Nursing staff

Ailish Barry
Advanced Nurse Practitioner in Oncology
Ailish.Barry@gosh.nhs.uk

Rochelle Lowe
Advanced Nurse Practitioner in Haematology
Rochelle.Lowe@gosh.nhs.uk

Renate Tulloh
Advanced Nurse Practitioner in Haematology and Oncology
Renate.Tulloh@gosh.nhs.uk

Management contacts

Ajay Vora
Head of Service for Haematology and Oncology 
0207 7626 085 
ajay.vora@gosh.nhs.uk

Tricia Bennett
Head of Nursing and Patient Experience, Blood, Cells and Cancer
020 7405 9200 ext 8606
tricia.bennett@gosh.nhs.uk

Laura Walters
General Manager for Blood, Cells and Cancer
020 7405 9200 ext 5096 
laura.walters@gosh.nhs.uk

Ali Wood
Service Manager for Haematology, Oncology and Palliative Care
020 7405 9200 ext 6354
ali.wood@gosh.nhs.uk