Dr Christopher McNamara

  • Qualifications
    FRACP, FRCPA, FRCPath
  • NHS Base
    Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust and The North West London Hospitals NHS Trust (Northwick Park Hospital)
  • Speciality
    Haematology
  • Sub speciality
    Lymphoma
  • Year qualified
    1994
  • Consulting address
    Harley Street at University College Hospital, 5th Floor, Macmillan Cancer Centre, Huntley Street, London WC1E 6AG
  • Research interests
    Radio-immunotherapy for Hodgkin lymphoma patients
  • Languages
    English and French
  • Biography

    Dr Christopher McNamara is a consultant haematologist with an interest in general haematology and haematological malignancies. His specialty interest is in lymphoma and he has published extensively on this subject.

    Dr McNamara has been involved in the development of treatment guidelines for haematology patients nationally with the British Committee for Standardisation in Haematology, and internationally for the European Society of Medical Oncology. He has worked extensively in the development of new therapies and clinical trials, notably in the field of radio-immunotherapy for Hodgkin lymphoma patients.

    He also has a strong interest in providing specialist diagnostic services for haematology patients and is involved in teaching, examinations and quality assurance programmes in this field.

    Dr McNamara also performs autologous stem cell transplants for the treatment of Multiple Sclerosis.