Medical Advisory Board

We work closely with the UK highly skilled centres of excellence at Sheffield Children's Hospital, Great Ormond Street Hospital in London, Birmingham Children's Hospital, Bristol Royal Hospital for Sick Children and Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Yorkhill in Glasgow.

Additionally we liaise with healthcare professionals across the country and in particular those on our Medical Advisory Board in order to provide members with the latest updates.

Our Medical Advisory Board

Name                                Position                                       Hospital


Professor Nick Shaw (Chairman) Consultant Paediatric Endocrinologist Birmingham Children's Hospital
Dr Avril Mason

Consultant in Paediatric Endocrinology

Royal Hospital for Children, Glasgow
Dr Raj Padidela

Paediatric Consultant

Royal Manchester Children's
Dr Paul Arundel

Paediatric Consultant

Sheffield Children's Hospital
Dr Catherine DeVile Consultant Paediatric Neurologist Great Ormond St Hospital for Children
Dr Christine Burren Consultant Paediatric Endocrinologist & Diabetologist Bristol Royal Hospital for Children
Dr Jennie Walsh Consultant Physician Northern General Hospital, Sheffield
Dr Kassim Javaid Lecturer in Metabolic Bone Disease University of Oxford, Oxford 
Dr Richard Keen Consultant Rheumatologist Royal National Orthopedic Hospital, Stanmore
Mr Ashley Cole Consultant Spinal Surgeon Sheffield Children's Hospital
Mr Rod Duncan Consultant Paediatric Orthopaedic
Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Glasgow
Elaine Walker Clinical Nurse Specialist Sheffield Children's Hospital
Claire Hill Physiotherapist Sheffield Children's Hospital
Chris Clark Occupational Therapist Great Ormond St Hospital for Children