Sujith Samarasinghe

Dr Sujith Samarasinghe has been a Consultant Paediatric Haematologist at Great Ormond Street Hospital since February 2014. 

He previously worked as a Consultant Paediatric Haematologist in Newcastle, since 2011.


Dr Sujith Samarasinghe specialises in acute leukaemia and bone marrow failure.

Qualifications and training

  • BSc
  • MBBS
  • FRCPath
  • PhD 

Research interests

  • Developing less toxic and more personalised therapy in childhood leukaemia.

  • Understanding the causes of bone marrow failure and developing more effective treatments.


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