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Executive Leadership Team

The NHS will be the world-leading healthcare system in its use of cutting edge genomic technologies to predict and diagnose inherited and acquired disease, and to personalise treatments and interventions.

Prof Rob Taylor
Scientific Director


Prof Eamonn Sheridan
Medical Director


Dr Angela Silmon
Operational Director


Kath Smith
Laboratory Services Director


John Fraser
Data and Informatics Director


Clinical Leads

Dr Jackie Cook
Clinical Lead: Rare Disease

Dr Alastair Greystoke
Clinical Lead: Cancer

Dr Sally Lane
Clinical Lead: Pathology

Dr John Snowdon
Clinical Lead: Haem-Onc

Dr Catherine Cargo
Clinical Lead: Haem-Onc

Lead Scientists

Ruth Charlton
Lead Scientist: Rare Disease

Paul Roberts
Lead Scientist: Cancer

Polly Talley
Lead Scientist: Haem-Onc