Meet the Endocrinology team

PLEASE NOTE in light of the current coronavirus (COVID-19) situation, the Endocrinology team have created a handy guidance FAQ document available below:

Coronavirus (COVID-19) – information for children, young people and families from the Endocrinology team.pdf

Clinical lead

Key members of the Endocrinology Department include:

Professor Mehul Dattani
Professor of Paediatric Endocrinology
Special interests: Septo-optic dysplasia, Pituitary development

Dr Rakesh Amin
Consultant in Paediatric Endocrinology & Diabetes
Special interests: Rare forms of diabetes, endocrine tumours and growth failure

Consultants

Professor John Achermann
Professor of Paediatric Endocrinology
Special interest: Differences in sex development

Dr Jeremy Allgrove

Consultant Paediatric Endocrinologist

Special interests: Bone and calcium disorders

Dr Caroline Brain
Consultant Paediatric Endocrinologist
Special interests: Turner syndrome, bone and calcium disorders, multiple endocrine neoplasia, ovarian insufficiency

Dr Antonia Dastamani

Consultant in Paediatric Endocrinology & Diabetes
Special interests: Congenital hyperinsulinism, hypoglycaemia and congenital adrenal hyperplasia

Dr Hoong-Wei Gan

Consultant in Paediatric Endocrinology & Diabetes

Special interests: Neuroendocrine effects of brain tumours and cancer therapies, congenital hypopituitarism

Professor Peter Hindmarsh
Professor of Paediatric Endocrinology & Diabetes
Special interests: Adrenal disorders and diabetes mellitus

Dr Harshini Katugampola
Consultant in Paediatric Endocrinology & Diabetes

Special interests: Neonatal endocrinology, congenital pituitary disorders, differences in sex development, congenital hypothyroidism

Dr Catherine Peters
Consultant in Paediatric Endocrinology & Diabetes
Special interests: Thyroid disorders, rare forms of diabetes, cystic fibrosis-related diabetes

Dr Helen Spoudeas
Consultant Paediatric Endocrinologist
Special interests: Neuroendocrine effects of brain tumours and cancer therapies

Specialist nursing staff

Lead Endocrine Clinical Nurse Specialist

Shirley Langham

Special interest: Congenital hypothyroidism, thyrotoxicosis and general endocrinology

Diabetes Clinical Nurse Specialists

Voicemail: 0207 405 9200 extension 1597 (it may take at least 3 working days to respond)

Email: Diabetes@gosh.nhs.uk

Samantha Drew

Kelly Turner

Special interest: Cystic fibrosis-related diabetes, rare forms of diabetes

Endocrinology Clinical Nurse Specialists

Voicemail: 0207 813 8214 (it may take at least 3 working days to respond)

Email: Endocrine.CNS@gosh.nhs.uk

Hannah Antell

Special interest: Adrenal disorders, Turner syndrome, and general endocrinology

Abigail Atterbury
Special interest: Septo-optic dysplasia, hypopituitarism and general endocrinology

Nicky Farrell
Special Interest: Neuroendocrine effects of brain tumours and cancer therapies, general endocrinology

Jenny Kalitsi

Special interest: Bone and calcium disorders

Shirley Langham

Special interest: Congenital hypothyroidism, thyrotoxicosis and general endocrinology

Sally Tollerfield
Special interest: Septo-optic dysplasia, hypopituitarism and general endocrinology

Sam Wade
Special interest: Turner syndrome, adrenal disorders and general endocrinology

Hyperinsulinism/ Hypoglycaemia Clinical Nurse Specialists

Voicemail: 0207 405 9200 extension 0360 (it may take at least 3 working days to respond)

Email: CNS.Hypoglycaemia@gosh.nhs.uk

Louise Doodson

Clare Gilbert

Kate Morgan

Special interest: Hypoglycaemia (including Hyperinsulinism)

Auxologist

Victor Mead

Admissions Team

Kingfisher Investigation Unit

Ward sister: Sinead Kiernan

Admissions coordinators: Lee Steward/ Stuart Weston

Squirrel Inpatients

Ward sister: Lily Tye

Administrative staff

Telephone: 0207 813 8252

Email: EndocrinologyAdmin@gosh.nhs.uk

Hannah Ardley Taylor

Service Co-ordinator for the HI Service
Secretary to: Dr Antonia Dastamani

Chelsey Burl
Medical Secretary
Secretary to: Dr Helen Spoudeas and Dr Hoong-Wei Gan

Kemi Fasuyi

Medical Secretary
Secretary to: Prof Mehul Dattani and Dr Ranna El Khairi

Amy Mak

Medical Secretary
Secretary to: Dr Caroline Brain, Dr Jeremy Allgrove and Prof Peter Hindmarsh

Hamna Namajee
Service Co-ordinator for Diabetes, Differences in Sex Development and Bardet Biedl Syndrome Services
Secretary to: Dr Rakesh Amin

Mohammed Uddin
Service Co-ordinator for the Congenital Hypothyroidism service
Secretary to: Dr Catherine Peters and Dr Harshini Katugampola

Chloe Hersey
Service Administrator

Management Team

Zoe Hallett
General Manager

Rebecca Yale
Service Manager

Juliet Aghion
Assistant Service Manager