Dr Samir Agrawal

Consultant Haematologist


Specialty Haematology

Special interests Blood Cancers, haemato-oncology, leukaemia, lymphoma lymphoma (Hodgkin), lymphoma (Non-Hodgkin), myeloma

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    Dr Samir Agrawal is a Consultant Haemato-Oncologist at St Bartholomews Hospital and The London NHS Trust and also a Senior Lecturer in Haematology, Queen Mary University of London.

    Dr Agrawal qualified initially at the University of Bristol subsequently training at The Royal Marsden Cancer Hospitals and being awarded his PhD (in Immunology) at the University of Paris. A former national junior chess champion, Dr Agrawal today is also Director of The Stem Cell Laboratory (at St Bartholomews) and Head of Diagnostic Immunophenotyping in addition to his consultant and teaching roles.

    He is currently leading four major research projects exploring new techniques in treatment of leukaemias, sits on several bodies reviewing outcomes in haemato-oncology, and was a winner of one of the NHS Innovator Awards in 2006 for his work on the introduction of new diagnostic tests for the diagnosis of human leukaemias. A fluent French speaker, he also runs a specialist translation service preparing clinical and scientific medical articles originally written in French for publication in international English/American medical literature.

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    Blood Cancers, haemato-oncology, leukaemia, lymphoma lymphoma (Hodgkin), lymphoma (Non-Hodgkin), myeloma

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