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Brough, Helen

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Paediatric allergy consultant

Helen Brough - paediatric allergy consultant

Area of expertise: children's allergy

Languages spoken: English, Spanish, French, German


Dr Helen Brough is a children's allergist at Evelina London. She has been the service lead for the children's allergy service at Evelina London since 2015. She runs general allergy clinics, transition allergy clinics for adolescents and the specialist difficult asthma and allergy service. She previously ran the joint allergy and gastroenterology clinics and the community-based allergy service. 

Dr Helen Brough is Paediatric Section Chair for the European Academy of Allergy and Clinical Immunology 2019-2022 and President Elect for the Allergy and Immunology section and the Royal Society of Medicine 2021-2022. She is also Reader in Paediatrics with King's College London.

She completed her higher specialist training in paediatric allergy and clinical immunology at King’s College London and Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust. 

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