Job Title: Consultant and Clinical Professor of Neuropathology
Telephone Number: 01772 522144
Primary Medical Qualification: MB BCh
Other Qualifications: BSc(hons) PhD (Wales) DipRCPath(Gen) FRCPath
Date of Registration: 1985
GMC Number: 3064236
Career History: Graduated from the University of Wales College of Medicine, Cardiff (1985) with science and medical degrees.
General hospital training. Obtained Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship at the University of Basel/ZLF, Switzerland studying cellular transport systems.
Lecturer and completed PhD in tumour biology, and specialist training in both general and neuropathology, University of Wales College of Medicine, Cardiff. Fellow of the Royal College of Pathologists with dual accreditation.
Consultant and Head of Neuropathology for Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (1999-present).
Trust directorate lead for undergraduate teaching and research
Specialist Areas: Neuro-oncology; forensic neuropathology
Specialist Interests: Forensic neuropathology; regional and supra-regional specialist coronial autopsies; provision of a national forensic neuropathology service; Executive Member of the British Neuropathology Society, contributing to standards, training, governance and research within the UK
Research Interests: Honorary Lectureship, Manchester University; Clinical Chair in Neuropathology, University of Central Lancashire; involvement in the Brain Tumour North West's research group
Languages Spoken: English