Dr Salim Shafeek is a consultant Haematologist practising at Worcestershire Royal NHS Hospital, where he is Clinical Director for Haematology & Oncology, and Head of Clinical Haematology for the Worcestershire County. At present he is actively involved in the reorganisation of the cancer network for the county. Dr Shafeek has particular clinical interests in lymphoma and myeloma. In his clinic, he treats general haematology disease, including acute and chronic leukaemia, haemato-oncology, red cell disorders and thrombosis haemostasis. He underwent training in haemato-oncology at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital, at Birmingham Heartlands Hospital, and at the University Hospitals Coventry and Warwick. At present, he is a PACES examiner for the MRCP (UK) exam at the Royal College of Physicians of London, Edinburgh & Glasgow. He enjoys teaching both undergraduate and postgraduate students at the University of Birmingham, where he has been a Senior Lecturer in Haematology since 2005. This role gives him close links to ongoing cancer studies and academic research activities into Leukaemia, Myeloma, Lymphoma, and Myeloproliferative disorder. He works closely with the Cure Leukemia Charity and is actively involved in fundraising activities for this charity, and for the Breast Cancer unit in Worcester. Away from the clinic, Dr Shafeek enjoys photography and cricket and is married with two children.
· Medical Degree
· Diploma of the Royal College of Pathologists
· Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians
· Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh
· Fellow of the Royal College of Pathologists (Haematology)