Kshitij Mankad

Dr. Mankad is a Consultant Paediatric Neuroradiologist at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) and Chelsea Westminster Hospital and an Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer with University College London. 

Recent publications

Microscopic Polyangiitis Presenting With Hemorrhagic Stroke
Iglesias E, Eleftheriou D, Mankad K, Prabhakar P, Brogan PA.
J Child Neurol. 2013 May 20. [Epub ahead of print]

Natural history of cerebral dot-like cavernomas
Nikoubashman O, Wiesmann M, Tournier-Lasserve E, Mankad K, Bourgeois M, Brunelle F, Sainte-Rose C, Wiesmann M, Zerah M, Di Rocco F.
Clin Radiol. 2013 May 8. pii: S0009-9260(13)00104-9. doi: 10.1016/j.crad.2013.02.010. [Epub ahead of print]

Radiology curriculum for undergraduate medical studies--a consensus survey
Mirsadraee S, Mankad K, McCoubrie P, Roberts T, Kessel D.
Clin Radiol. 2012 Dec;67(12):1155-61. doi: 10.1016/j.crad.2012.03.017. Epub 2012 Jun 16.

Epilepsy in Tanzanian children: association with perinatal events and other risk factors.
Burton KJ, Rogathe J, Whittaker R, Mankad K, Hunter E, Burton MJ, Todd J, Neville BG, Walker R, Newton CR.
Epilepsia. 2012 Apr;53(4):752-60. doi: 10.1111/j.1528-1167.2011.03395.x. Epub 2012 Feb 6.

Endovascular treatment of intracranial aneurysms: review of current practice.
Currie S, Mankad K, Goddard A.
Postgrad Med J. 2011 Jan;87(1023):41-50. doi: 10.1136/pgmj.2010.105387. Epub 2010 Oct 11.


  • Neuro-oncology
  • Immune mediated diseases in children
  • Trauma imaging
  • Radiology Quality & Improvement models

Qualifications and training

Dr Mankad graduated from Bangalore Medical College, India and subsequent to gaining the MRCP as an internal medicine trainee in Sheffield he trained in general radiology at Leeds, gaining the FRCR and then undertook a fellowship in neuroradiology at London. He was appointed to his current consulting post in July 2011.

Dr. Mankad also has a keen interest in healthcare management, translation healthcare research, and in radiology education and training.

Research interests

  •  Advanced neuroimaging techniques for brain and spine tumours
  •  Radio-genetics
  •  Movement disorders in children 
  • Non-accidental head injury