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Our team

Medical Team

Dr Alan Donaldson, Consultant Clinical Geneticist and Clinical Lead

Specialist areas: Cancer genetics, haemoglobinopathies

Professor Sarah Smithson, Consultant Clinical Geneticist 
Specialist areas: Dysmorphology and skeletal dysplasias

Professor Ruth Newbury-Ecob, Consultant Clinical Geneticist
Specialist areas: Dysmorphology, cardiac genetics, congenital malformations and foetal medicine

Dr Ingrid Scurr, Consultant Clinical Geneticist
Specialist areas: Dysmorphology, Cantu syndrome

Dr Andrew Norman, Consultant Clinical Geneticist
Specialist areas: Neurogenetics

Dr Karen Low, Consultant Clinical Geneticist
Specialist areas: Dysmorphology, cardiac genetics, KBG syndrome

Dr Ana Beleza, Consultant Clinical Geneticist
Specialist areas: Dysmorphology, skeletal dysplasias, craniofacial malformations and fetal medicine

Dr Lucy Bownass, Consultant Clinical Geneticist
Specialist areas: Cancer genetics, renal genetics

Dr Bruce Castle, Locum Consultant Geneticist

Dr Katharine Edgerly, Specialty Registrar in Clinical Genetics

Dr Joanna Kennedy,Specialty Registrar in Clinical Genetics

 

Genetic counselling team

Sarah Pugh, Lead Genetic Counsellor  MSc, PgDip (Genomic Medicine), GCRB 184

Base: Bristol 

Sarah Buston, Principal Genetic Counsellor MSc, GCRB 139

Base: Bristol

Sally Monks, Principal Genetic Counsellor MSc, GCRB 266

Base: Bristol 

Jo Affleck, Genetic Nurse Counsellor RN, HV, MSc, GCRB 100 

Base: Gloucester

Kate Barr, Genetic Counsellor MSc, GCRB 390 

Base: Bristol

Kathryn Billett, Genetic Counsellor MSc

Base: Bristol 

Nicola Jackson, Genetic Counsellor  MSc, GCRB 383

Base: Bristol 

Margaret James, Genetic Nurse Counsellor  RN, MSc, PgCert (Genomic Medicine)

Base: Taunton 

Fiona Keepin, Genetic Counsellor  MSc, GCRB 362

Base: Gloucester

Catherine King, Genetic Nurse Counsellor  RN, MSc, GCRB 160

Base: Bath

Nicola Lerpiniere, Genetic Counsellor  MSc, GCRB 215

Base: Bristol

Ann Oliver, Genetic Counsellor RN, HV, PgCert (Genomic Medicine)

Base: Bristol

Amanda Pichini, Genetic Counsellor  MSc, PgCert (Genomic Medicine), (C)CGC, GCRB 403

Base: Bristol

Katherine Smith, Genetic Counsellor MSc, GCRB 155

Base: Bristol

Amy Watford, Research Genetic Counsellor  MSc

Base: Bristol

Janice Bailey,Pre-registration Genetic Counsellor  RN, MSc

Base: Bristol

Leah Buckley,Pre-registration Genetic Counsellor RN, PgCert (Genomic Medicine)

Base: Bristol

Megan Rogers, Pre-registration Genetic Counsellor  MSc

Base: Bristol

Phuong Vo, Pre-registration Genetic Counsellor   MSc, PhD

Base: Taunton

Emma Charlton, Trainee Genomic Counsellor (STP)  BA Hons. (Cantab.)

Base: Bristol

Poppy Emmett, Trainee Genomic Counsellor (STP)  MSc

Base: Bristol

 

Administration Team

Service Managers:

Sara Kirby, Performance and Operations Manager

Sharon Lock, Performance & Admin Manager

 

Medical Secretaries:

Laura Bryant, Medical Secretary to Dr Scurr and Dr Bownass: Tel: 0117 342 5653

Deborah Carr, Medical Secretary to Dr Norman and Dr Low: Tel: 0117 342 5316

Rosie Milner, Medical Secretary to Dr Beleza and Dr Kennedy: Tel: 0117 342 5652

Tina Edwards, Medical Secretary to Professor Newbury-Ecob and Professor Smithson: Tel: 0117 342 5552

Joanna Waters, Medical Secretary to Dr Donaldson and Dr Edgerley: Tel: 0117 342 

Deborah Staton, Secretary to Dr Donaldson, Jo Affleck and Fiona Keepin (Gloucestershire Royal Hospital): Tel: 0300 422 5517

Alison White, Secretary to Margaret James and Phuong Vo (Musgrove Park Hospital): Tel: 01823 342 592

 

Genetic Counsellor Medical Secretaries: Tel: 0117 342 5337

Robyn Hendy, Secretary to Genetic Counsellors

Christine Hallnan, Secretary to Genetic Counsellors

Christina Fowler, Secretary to Genetic Counsellors

 

Clinic Co-Ordination Team:  Tel: 0117 342 5107

Gerry Budd, Clinic Co-ordinator

Benjamin Collins-Bishop, Clinic Co-ordinator

Beverly Dyer, Clinic Co-ordinator

Dorothy Denton, Clinic Co-Ordinator

 

Cancer Genetics Co-Ordination 

Katy Ashton, Cancer Genetics Co-ordinator: Tel: 0117 342 5560

Emma Farrell, Assistant Cancer Genetics Co-ordinator: Tel: 0117 342 5381