Name

Richard Chasty

Job title

Consultant Haematologist with a specialist interest in laboratory and diagnostic haematology

Email Address

Tracy.Blinkhorn@christie.nhs.uk

Phone number

0161 446 3869

Fax number

0161 446 3940

Qualifications

BSc, MBBS, MD, FRCP, FRCPATH

Specialities

Haematology

Started at The Christie (Year)

2018

Responsibilities

Consultant Haematologist with a Lead role for Diagnostic Haematology and the Haematology Laboratory

Honorary Consultant (Central Manchester Foundation NHS Trust) and Diagnostic Haematopathologist Greater Manchester Haematology Cancer Diagnostic Partnership

Professional biography

Qualified in Medicine at St Thomas’s Hospital London (1987).

Trained in Haematology in Manchester, Plymouth and Bristol 1990-1997.

MD (University of London) - research on properties of stem cells in Chronic Myeloid Leukaemia.

Consultant Haematologist Royal Stoke University Hospital (RSUH) 1997-2018 and Clinical Director for Pathology (RSUH) 2014-2018

Honorary Lecturer University of Birmingham and Reporting Consultant for Midlands Integrated Reporting for Haemato -Oncology (MIRHO), Department of Immunology, Birmingham Medical School 2011-2018.

Haematology Training Program Director role - West Midlands Deanery 2013-2016.

Research Interest

  • Diagnostic pathways for efficient and cost effective diagnosis of Haematological malignancy
  • Diagnosis and management of Waldenstroms Macroglobulinaemia. 

Educational Interests

Educational supervision of Specialist Registrars and optimal use of the e-portfolio for documentation and assessment of training.

Publications