Dr Patrick CarringtonConsultant Haematologist
MBChB, MRCP, FRCPath
Dr Carrington qualified from Liverpool in 1981 and subsequently trained in Haematology in Manchester and San Francisco. He was appointed as Consultant Haematologist in Trafford in 1992.. Dr Carrington has a longstanding interest in evidence-based treatment through the development of regional and national guidelines. He chaired the Network Haematological Malignancies Guideline Group and has been a member of the Haemato-Oncology Task Force of the British Committee for Standards in Haematology. He also acted as Secretary for the BCSH for five years and was then Secretary of the British Society for Haematology prior to serving as President of the BSH from 2015-2016. He was also Chairman of the Royal College of Pathologists National Quality Assurance Advisory Panel in Haematology which ensures the correct operation of all laboratory External Quality Assurance Schemes in Haematology and Blood Transfusion in the UK and deals with any issues of unsatisfactory laboratory performance.