Consultants
Dr Norbert Blesing
Dr Norbert Blesing

Norbert Blesing Consultant, Haematologist

Consultant Haematologist with a wide ranging expertise in General Haematology, Haematological Malignancies, high-dose Chemotherapy and Haemostasis/Thrombosis.

Specialises in

  • General
  • Haemato-oncology

Areas of interest

  • General Haematology
  • Haematological Oncology
  • Haemostasis/Thrombosis
  • High-dose Chemotherapy

Current NHS consultant posts held

Consultant Haematologist, The Great Western Hospital, Swindon, Wiltshire

Research interests

Active participation as Principal Investigator in many trials in Haematological Malignencies as part of the National Cancer Research Network.

Personal interests

  • Haematological Malignancies
  • Stem Cell Transplantation

Awards received

JACIE - accreditation for stem cell transplant service

Languages spoken

  • English
  • German
  • French

Publications

Multiple publications in the field of haematological malignancies

Qualifications

  • State Exam in Medicine University of Frankfurt 1981
  • Doctor of Medicine (MD) University of Frankfurt 1984
  • Master of Science, Oncology & Radiation Oncology University of Glasgow 1989
  • Fellow of Royal College of Physicians Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons, Glasgow 1997
  • Fellow of Royal College of Pathologists Royal College of Pathologists 2003

Professional bodies (positions held - last 3 yrs)

  • Examiner for Membership of Royal College of Physicians Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons, Glasgow 2005
  • Examiner for Membership of Royal College of Path. Royal College of Pathologists 2008
  • Inspector of Stem Cell Transplant Services Joint Accreditation Committe of ISCT/EBMT 2008

Affiliations / memberships

  • UK Myeloma Forum
  • UK CLL Forum
  • UK Myelodysplasia Forum
  • British Society of Blood and Marrow Transplantation
  • European Group for Blood and Marrow Transplantation