Dr Christopher Dalley is a Consultant Haematologist at Brighton and University Hospitals Trust. He completed his postgraduate haematology specialist training at Barts and the London. Whilst in training he did three years of clinical research in acute myeloid leukaemia, and leukaemia genetics culminating in his medical doctorate. His postgraduate training was further enhanced by completing a Leukaemia and Bone Marrow Transplantation Fellowship in Vancouver, Canada.
Before moving to Brighton he was a Consultant Haematologist in Sheffield where he worked as a bone marrow transplant consultant. Whilst in post Dr Dalley introduced and led the Haemato-Oncology Diagnostic Service, one of the UK’s first specialised integrated diagnostic laboratories for haematological cancer. He developed an ambulatory care programme for patients with haematological cancers that was supported at national level by the Health Foundation through a Shine award grant.
Dr Dalley has been an active participant in clinical trial work and sits on the NCRI-myelodysplasia subgroup as well as the UK Myelodysplasia Executive. He has a special interest in haemato-oncology including myelodysplastic syndrome, myeloproliferative disorders, myeloma and leukaemia. He also consults on general haematology disorders including anaemias, and other cytopaenias.