Jemima Mellerio is a consultant dermatologist and honorary Professor of paediatric dermatology. She is the lead of paediatric and genetic dermatology, the adult epidermolysis bullosa service and the Rare Diseases Centre.
Professor Mellerio trained in medicine in London and undertook her doctor of medicine research and much of her clinical training at St John’s Institute of Dermatology and Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust as well as King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust. She became a consultant in 2003 and has worked at both Guy's and St Thomas' and, until 2017, at Great Ormond Street Hospital. She specialises in children's dermatology and genetic conditions affecting the skin.