Dr Shafeek is a Consultant Haematologist working in Worcestershire acute NHS Trust since July 2002. He is currently the consultant lead for haematology and cancer services.
He is currently Clinical Director for Haematology & Oncology for the Worcestershire Acute NHS Trust from 2009. This includes all three sites Worcestershire Royal Hospital, Alexandra Hospital and Kidderminster Treatment centre. Being the senior Haematologist he is in charge of Clinical Haematology for the Worcestershire county. Lead the 7 member Haematology consultant team for the county.
Dr Shafeek is currently Senior Lecturer in Haematology at University of Birmingham since 2005 and closely linked to the Cancer studies based at University of Birmingham. He actively participates in research activities linked with University of Birmingham in Myeloma, Lymphoma, Leukaemia and myeloproliferative disorder.
Since 2010 as an active member of Worcestershire Oncology Project team Dr Shafeek was actively involved in the restructuring of cancer network in Worcestershire
He is the current lead for countywide anticoagulation and set up both secondary care new Anticoagulation service including Warfarin dosing and DVT clinics.Deputy Chair for the Trust wide Thrombosis committee and actively involved in the Thromboprophylaxis program and Risk assessment for the Acute trust and community hospitals for Worcestershire PCT.
Dr Shafeek treats all General Hematology including Haemato-Oncology, Thrombosis-Haemostasis & Red cell disorders. He has a specialist interest in Myeloma & Lymphoma. Lymphomas of all grades and type. Acute and Chronic Leukaemias, special interest in Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia Treatment and investigations in Thrombotic disorders especially Thrombophilic disorders. Investigations management of Anaemias of different nature, Myeloproliferative disorders and Myelodysplastic syndromes including novel treatment options.
He has close links with Cure Leukemia Charity(West Midlands) and involved in fund raising activities. Signatory for charities like Stephen Hayden memorial charity and funds or research nurses. Set up Roger Bradley memorial charity for our Haematology unit in Worcestershire. Actively fundraised for Worcestershire Breast Cancer unit to be based at Worcestershire Royal Hospital.
Teaching experience :
Actively involved in medical teaching both undergraduates and Postgraduates through University of Birmingham and at Worcestershire Royal Hospital. Currently PACES examiner for MRCP (UK) for Royal College of Physicians London, Edinburgh & Glasgow.
Also recruited as examiner for MRCPath (Haematology) in 2010, this is the final exit examination for Haematology postgraduates both in UK and abroad.