Contacts

Addenbrooke's Lysosomal Disorders Unit

 

Consultant medical staff

 

Dr P B Deegan

Dr P B Deegan

Dr P B Deegan MD, MRCPI, FRCPath

 

Service Director & Consultant Physician


Lysosomal Disorders Unit,

Box 135
Cambridge University Hospitals,

Hills Road,
Cambridge.

CB2 0QQ

 

Dr Deegan is a consultant physician in General Medicine and Metabolic Diseases. He graduated in Dublin, Ireland in 1988. His clinical postgraduate training began in diabetes and endocrinology, where he completed his MD research thesis on lipoprotein metabolism in diabetes. Dr Deegan gained consultant level accreditation in clinical biochemistry and developed an interest in inherited metabolic diseases. He joined the Lysosomal disorders team at Addenbrooke's in 2001 and became its clinical director in 2006. He is a member of the European advisory board of the ICGG Gaucher registry. His current research interests include biomarkers of Lysosomal storage disease and cellular targeting of enzyme replacement therapies

 

Tel: 01223 274634 

Fax: 01223 256172

 

 


 

 

 

Professor T M Cox

Professor T M Cox

Professor T M Cox MD FRCP FMedSci

 

Research Director & Professor of Medicine

 

University Department of Medicine,

Box 157

Cambridge University Hospitals,

Hills Road,
Cambridge.

CB2 0QQ

 

Professor Cox is Professor of Medicine at the University of Cambridge with clinical responsibility for internal medicine and metabolic diseases at Addenbrooke's Hospital. He qualified in medicine in 1971 and has conducted scientific investigations principally on inborn errors of metabolism. Some of his recent research has focused on Lysosomal Storage disorders - their molecular pathogenesis and treatment. Professor Cox was the founder of the National Gaucher service at Addenbrooke's, later to become the Lysosomal disorders service. He continues to share clinical responsibilities with Dr Deegan and heads the department’s clinical and academic research. Professor Cox serves on the board of several journals and is an editor of the Oxford textbook of Medicine.

 

> Principal Research Interests

 

Contact via secretarial staff:

 

Liz Chatters

Tel: 01223 336864

Fax: 01223 336846

ec432@medschl.cam.ac.uk

 

 


 

 

Dr Paul Flynn

Consultant Physician
Tel: 01223 245151                                                              
paul.flynn@addenbrookes.nhs.uk

 

Contact via secretarial staff:

 

Violet Tandon

Tel: 01223 348342

violet.tandon@addenbrookes.nhs.uk

 

and

 

Sue Phillips

Tel: 01223 348153

susan.phillips@addenbrookes.nhs.uk

 

 


 

 

Dr Penny E Stein

Clinical Research Fellow

Tel: 01223 336868
pes1000@cam.ac.uk

 

 


 

 

Dr Nick Smith

Dr Nick Smith

Dr Nick Smith

Honorary Clinical Fellow

 

Dr Nick Smith is a Paediatric Neurologist  from Sydney Children’s Hospital, Australia,  working with Professor Cox’s Lysosomal Diseases Research Group. He has a specific interest in the neuropathology of Lysosomal Storage Disorders and the development of specific neurological therapies.

 

 

Contact via secretarial staff:

 

Liz Chatters

Tel: 01223 336864

Fax: 01223 336846

ec432@medschl.cam.ac.uk

 


 

 

We all work closely with our colleagues in orthopaedics, cardiology, nephrology, neurology and radiology who have experience in the management of patients with lysosomal disorders. Further details can be provided upon request.

 

 

 

 

Nursing staff

 

Mrs Liz Morris

Lead Specialist Nurse

Mrs Liz Morris     

Tel: 01223 348235 or 01223 245151

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liz.morris@addenbrookes.nhs.uk

 

 

Specialist Nurse

Mrs Naomi Wright

Tel: 01223 348234 or 01223 245151

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naomi.wright@addenbrookes.nhs.uk

 


Specialist Nurse                  

Mrs Jane Tindall  

Tel: 01223 348238
jane.tindall@addenbrookes.nhs.uk

 

 

Specialist Nurse                  

Julie Chapman

Tel: 01223 348236
julieteresa.chapman@addenbrookes.nhs.uk    

 

 

Multidisciplinary team

 

Specialist Dietician

Sarah Donald

Tel: 01223 216655
sarah.donald@addenbrookes.nhs.uk

 

 

Senior Occupational Therapist

Karen Merrison 

Tel: 01223 596205
karen.merrison@addenbrookes.nhs.uk

 

 

Physiotherapist

Philip Clarke

Tel: 01223 216633

phillip.clarke@addenbrookes.nhs.uk

 

 

Speech therapist

Jo Kendall 

01223 216200
joanne.kendall@addenbrookes.nhs.uk

 

 

Laboratory staff

Information/advice on sample requirements can be obtained from:

Dr Jacqui Calvin  

Tel: 01223 245151

jacqui.calvin@addenbrookes.nhs.uk

 

or

 

Sarah Hogg

Tel: 01223 245151
sarah.hogg@addenbrookes.nhs.uk

 

 

 

Admin staff

 

Lizzie Garner     

Administrator                                   

Lysosomal Disorders Service      

Tel 01223 274634 

Fax 01223 256172 

elizabeth.garner@addenbrookes.nhs.uk

 

James Gough

Clinical Support Administrator

Lysosomal Disorders Service

Tel 01223 348239 

Fax 01223 256172 

james.gough@addenbrookes.nhs.uk

 

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