Do you have a specific question? Take a look through our staff list below to see who to contact. Call 0303 303 0303 and enter their extension number.
If you’re not sure which team you need to speak to please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 0303 303 0303.
If you have an emergency related to stem cell or cord transplants or arrangements for your donation outside of office hours, please call 0771 059 9161 to speak to a member of the Operations and Patient Services team.
Manages the process of supporting donors making initial enquiries and applying to join the register, searching for patient matches, collecting and delivering blood samples, organising the collection and delivery of stem cells, and providing care to donors after the donation process.
Operations and Patient Services Director’s office
Nicola Alderson, Operations and Patient Services Director, ext. 586
Jill Arthur-Palmer, PA to Operations and Patient Services Director, ext. 586
Organising professional training and providing expert advise on processes and services to Operations and Patient Services and our customers.
Irina Evseeva, Head of Specialist Services, ext. 232
Edel Harkin, Registry Processes Advisor , ext. 223
Operations Business Management
Supporting the Operations function in providing services to the transplant community.
Louise Nazir, Operations Business Manager, ext. 277
Darren Hatton, Business Manager, ext. 262
Christiern Francis, Customer Relationship Coordinator, ext. 1372
Search and Selection
Searching for matched unrelated adult and cord blood stem cell donors, including the specialist Graft Identification and Advisory Service (GIAS).
Sharon Vivers, Head of Stem Cell Search and Selection Services, ext. 573
Elizabeth Francis, Stem Cell Search and Selection Services Manager, ext. 605
Donor and Transplantation Services
Ann O’Leary, Assistant Director Donor and Transplantation Services, ext. 603
Supporting donors from the point of completing applications to joining the register and organising the collection and delivery of blood samples.
Lisa Cawley, Donor Liaison Manager, ext. 216
Lynn Miller, Donor Liaison Supervisor, ext. 217
Teri McLoughlin, Donor Liaison Supervisor, ext. 289
Organising all aspects of stem cell provision to UK transplant centres and overseas registries; supporting donors though the process of voluntary donation.
Joanne Badger, Transplantation Services Manager, ext. 298
Zia Whitaker, Donor Provision Supervisor, ext. 205
Inducting, supervising, and supporting volunteer couriers, volunteer donor visitors and other operations volunteer roles.
Laura Moreno, Volunteer Manager, ext. 656
Andrew Court, Volunteer Manager, ext. 208
Logistics and Workups
Processing new work up requests, and arranging travel and accommodation for donors and volunteer stem cell couriers.
Amy Rees, Logistics and Workups Manager, ext. 269
Donor Follow Up
Follow up for our donors for 10 years post-donation.
Catherine Burlton, Donor Follow Up Manager, ext. 644
Providing support and information to patients and family members affected by stem cell transplant.
Chiara De Biase, Assistant Director of Patient Services
Hayley Leonard, Anthony Nolan Lead Nurse, ext. 229
Tom Bishop, Senior Patient Services and Information Manager, ext. 1337
Director of Research, Scientific Director, Professor of Haematology
Professor Alejandro J Madrigal MD, PhD, FRCP, FRCPath, DSc
Director of Bioinformatics
Deputy Director of Research
Co Director of Laboratory
Professor Steven G E Marsh BSc PhD ARCS
Consultant Clinical Scientist
Katy Latham PhD, FRCPath
Consultant Clinical Scientist
Henry Stephens, BSc, PhD, SRCS
Finnuala A Fowles, BSc, SRCS (Intermediate Typing Lead)
Joyce Grant, BSc, MSc, SRCS (Solid Organ Group Lead)
Franco Tavarozzi, BSc, MSc, SRCS (High Resolution Typing & Commercial Lead)
Our address is: Anthony Nolan Cell Therapy Centre, Nottingham Trent University, Clifton Lane, Clifton, Nottingham, NG11 8NS
Head of Cord Blood Development: Daniel Gibson BSc (Hons) LIBMS
Cord Blood Bank Operational Manager: Dr Roger Horton, PhD
Processing and Quality Control Manager: Christopher Leonforte, BSc (Hons)
Senior Quality and Training Supervisor: Renneth Hidalgo, BSN, RN, MIM
Cord Blood Bank Clinical Supervisor: Pam Sami, BSc (Hons)
Research and Development Supervisor: Callum Vimpany
Database and Distribution Supervisor: Sameena Rehman
Laboratory Scientist: Annabel Slater BSc
Laboratory Scientist: Farzana Shah
Laboratory Scientist: Monika Jurgielewicz, MSc
Cord Blood Support Officer: Judy Gorton, BN (Hons)
Logistics Administrator: Leanne Smith
King’s College Hospital Collection Site
Our address is: Anthony Nolan Cord Collection, Nightingale Birth Centre, 4th Floor, Golden Jubilee Wing, Kings College Hospital, Denmark Hill, London, SE5 9RS
Collection Midwife Supervisor: Vacant
University Hospitals Leicester Collection Sites: Leicester Royal Infirmary and Leicester General Hospital
Our address is: Anthony Nolan Cord Collection UHL, Maternity Unit, Leicester General Hospital, Gwendolen Road, Leicester, LE5 4PW
Senior Supervising Midwife: Linda Moss, RM
Saint Mary's Hospital, Manchester
Our address is: Anthony Nolan Cord Collection, Maternal and Fetal Health Research Centre, 5th Floor (Research) St Mary's Hospital, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9WL
Collection Midwife Supervisor: Diane Davies, RM
Dr Emma Radway-Bright, Head of Quality, ext. 672
Renneth Hidalgo, BSN, RN, MIM, Senior Quality and Training Supervisor
Hirasine Sengomona, Quality and Training Supervisor, ext. 578
Jennifer Ezeweputa, Quality and Training Supervisor - Laboratory, ext. 647
Our address is: Anthony Nolan, 2 Heathgate Place, 75-87 Agincourt Road, London, NW3 2NU.
Head of Cord Services: Lizzie King
If you have further enquiries, our team is here to help.