Dr Fiona Dignan
BSc Med Sci (hons) MBChB MRCP FRCPath MD (Res)
Stem cell transplantation, Graft-versus-host disease, Myeloproliferative disorders
Dr Fiona Dignan is a consultant in haemato-oncology and has been clinical lead for haematology since 2015. Her main clinical interests are acute leukaemia, chronic myeloid leukaemia and allogeneic transplantation. She is the lead author of national clinical practice guidelines on graft-versus-host disease and veno-occlusive disease following haematopoietic stem cell transplantation. She is also treasurer for the British Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation and has been a member of the working party for the National Institutes of Health consensus project on chronic graft-versus-host disease.
She undertook her haematology training at The Royal Marsden in London and developed a research interest in post-transplant complications including infection and graft-versus-host disease. She undertook an MD research degree from University College London on novel strategies for managing graft-versus-host disease which has led to a number of national and international presentations and peer-reviewed journal articles.
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