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Sickle cell and thalassaemia team

This section lists some of the staff you may meet during your visit:


  • Dr Samah Babiker – lead consultant in children's haemoglobinopathies and haematologist
  • Dr Nick Fordham – consultant in children's haemoglobinopathies and haematologist


  • Sharon Ndoro – lead clinical nurse specialist and senior research nurse (haemoglobinopathies)
  • Natalee Murray – clinical nurse specialist (haemoglobinopathies)
  • Iwona Niec – clinical nurse specialist (haemoglobinopathies)
  • Natasha Mizen – research nurse (haemoglobinopathies)
  • Olukemi Ajamufua – community specialist nurse (haemoglobinopathies)

Other staff

  • Hatel Bhatt – highly specialist counselling psychologist (CAMHS)
  • Sarah Brennan –  clinical specialist/senior occupational therapist (CAMHS)
  • Steffen Nestler – clinical psychologist in paediatric neuropsychology
  • Dudhma (Dee) Banu – team secretary

Contact us

Tel: 020 7188 86203