Meet the team

From consultants to registrars and nurses to secretaries...we know that a great team is defined by its people and ours is committed to working together and providing our patients with the best experience possible.

 

Medical Oncologists

Your care may be managed by our medical oncologists who are consultants with lymphoma expertise who consider what will be the best way of treating your type of lymphoma with chemotherapy. If you require radiotherapy treatment they will refer you to see a clinical oncologist. Your medical oncologist may also discuss clinical trial options with you and answer your questions.

Click on the links for further information regarding their position and interests.


Clinical Oncologists

Your care may be managed by one of our clinical oncologists who are consultants with lymphoma expertise. They consider what will be the best way of treating your type of lymphoma with chemotherapy and/or radiotherapy.

Your clinical oncologist may also discuss clinical trial options with you and for some trials or systemic treatments they may refer you to see a medical oncologist.

Click on the links for further information regarding their position and interests.


Consultant Haematologists

Your consultant haematologist will manage your care should you be sent for a stem cell transplant following initial treatment.

Click on the links for further information regarding their position and interests.


  • Dr. Adrian Bloor (Secretary 0161 446 3869)

  • Dr Sven Sommerfeld (Secretary 0161 446 3278)

Clinical Research Fellows

  • Dr Adam Gibb, (Secretary 0161 446 3753)

Specialist Registrars

Our specialist registrars are doctors receiving advanced training in a specialist field of medicine in order to eventually become a consultant.They work alongside the rest of the medical team in managing your care. You may meet them in your first appointment and during any subsequent outpatient visits.

The doctors below are our current registrars on the team.


  • Dr Rachel Broadbent, (contact via secretary Lorraine Campbell 0161 446 3753)

Lymphoma Nurse Clinician

Our Nurse Clinician/Advanced Nurse Practitioner has a great deal of knowledge and experience of lymphoma. As part of the medical team, she assesses and manages patients and you may see her in one of your outpatient clinic appointments.


  • Ms Valerie Goode, (contact via secretary Lorraine Campbell 0161 446 3753)

Clinical Nurse Specialists

Our Clinical Nurse Specialists can offer you support and information throughout your treatment and follow-up care in the lymphoma team. You may meet one of them for the first time during your initial clinic appointment.


  • Mrs Jane Gibson, 0161 446 8573

  • Mrs Sarah Wells, 0161 446 8573

Secretarial Team

  • Lorraine Campbell,
    PA/Secretary to Professor John Radford and Dr Linton,
    Office hours Tues-Thurs 8am-4pm,
    0161 446 3753

  • Claire Murray,
    PA/Secretary to Professor Radford and Dr Kim Linton,
    Office hours Mon and Fri 8.30am-4.30pm,
    0161 446 3753

  • Helen Williams,
    PA/Secretary to Professor Richard Cowan,
    0161 446 3332

  • Jayne Walker,
    PA/Secretary to Professor Tim Illidge,
    Office hours Mon-Fri 8am-4pm,
    0161 446 3360

  • Louise O'Rorke,
    PA/Secretary to Dr Ed Smith,
    Office hours Mon-Fri 9am-3pm,
    0161 446 3952

  • Carol Bennett,
    Clinical Administrator,
    Office hours Mon, Wed and Fri mornings,
    0161 918 7943

  • Catherine West,
    Support Secretary,
    Office hours Mon-Fri 8am-4pm,
    0161 918 7246

  • Barbara Jones,

    University Divisional PA (non clinical),

    0161 918 7221

Research Team

We also have a list of staff in our Lymphoma Research Team who you could meet should you be involved in a clinical trial. Click below to meet them and see what they do.

The Lymphoma Research Team

 

Are you under 25?

The Teenage and Young Adult Service (TYA) are here to help us care and treat younger patients with a lymphoma diagnosis. This means that you may receive your treatment and attend clinic appointments in a specialist unit surrounded by a medical and nursing team specialising in lymphoma in young patients. To go to their web page click here.

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