We have a large team of clinical nurse specialists and key workers who support patients of all ages throughout their pathway.

IRP_2_460a GF resize.jpgMy primary role is to clinically assess and initiate investigations for people who have been referred by their GP with a suspected sarcoma. I perform a telephone clinic for those whose results exclude a sarcoma and can be discharged back to the GP. I also provide follow-up for people who have completed treatment for soft tissue sarcoma and require surveillance.

I have completed a BSc Oncology Nursing, and a Post Graduate Certificate in Strategic Leadership and Expert Practice.

Contact Details:

0208 909 5710 joannecoleman@nhs.net

Sarcoma nursing team secretary: Mitika Nandha 0208 909 5878 m.nandha@nhs.net

Clare David resize.jpegI work within the radiotherapy department at University College London Hospital, following sarcoma patients throughout their radiotherapy pathway and providing information and support during this time.

Previous to this role, I worked for six years as Senior Therapeutic Radiographer within the department and gained a vast amount of experience in treating sarcoma patients.

My research interests centre on patient experience and evaluating patient pathways and I recently completed an MSc in Oncology Practice.

hannah2resize.jpgI support young people and their families before and throughout the diagnosis process. I help prepare families and young people for surgery and liaise with oncology centres and shared care hospitals. Prior to this I have worked on the Teenage Cancer Trust ward at University College London Hospital.

Contact Details:

07554 330838 / 0208 909 5679 hannah.ellis4@nhs.net

Sarcoma nursing team secretary: Mitika Nandha 0208 909 5878 m.nandha@nhs.net

louise2.jpgMy role is to provide information and support to people who are diagnosed with cancer. I make contact with people pre-diagnosis, and give continued support throughout the treatment pathway and follow-up.

Previous to the Clinical Nurse Specialist role, I worked for many years as a senior nurse on an orthopaedic ward, specialising in the surgical treatment of sarcomas.

Contact details:

07979 590885 / 0208 909 5282 louise.gillings@nhs.net

Sarcoma nursing team secretary: Mitika Nandha 0208 909 5878 m.nandha@nhs.net

IRP_2_468a resize.jpgMy role is to provide information and support to children, teenagers and their families who have been diagnosed with cancer. I make contact with families pre-diagnosis and give continued support throughout the treatment pathway and follow-up. I help prepare families and young people for surgery and liaise with oncology centres and shared care hospitals. Prior to this I have worked on the children and teenagers Orthopaedic ward at RNOH specialising in the surgical treatment of sarcomas and on the children’s Oncology ward at University College London Hospital.

Contact details:

07554 330838 / 0208 909 5679 millicent.lipshaw@nhs.net

Sarcoma nursing team secretary: Mitika Nandha 0208 909 5878 m.nandha@nhs.net

IRP_105_CROP resize.jpgI work as part of the Sarcoma Clinical Nurse Specialist team, providing support and information to patients and their families; ranging from information about their diagnosis through to treatment and follow up. I have extensive experience in cancer care, having always worked within this speciality.

Contact details:

020 3447 2527 / 07946 541344 UCLH.sarcomacns@nhs.net

Caroline Newton resize.jpgI work with patients aged 13- 19 years old with sarcoma, in an inpatient, in clinic and within an ambulatory care setting. I work as a key worker with teenagers and their families and support them from diagnosis and through their cancer journey.

I have an interest in psychological support for teenager and their families and am setting up a mindfulness group for teenagers and young adults who are off treatment. I am involved with the bereavement support network for parents and families.

Contact details:

07852 221150 caroline.newton1@nhs.net

Ariana resize.jpgI’m part of the Sarcoma Clinical Nurse Specialist team. My role is to provide support and information to patients and their families throughout their sarcoma journey.

I have been working with oncology patients since 2014 and this has allowed me to improve my knowledge and experience in this area. I have also developed an interest in palliative care and symptom control.

Contact details:

020 3447 2527 / 07946 541344

UCLH.sarcomacns@nhs.net

WILLIS Nicolaresize.jpgMy role is to provide information and support to people who are diagnosed with cancer. I make contact with people pre-diagnosis, and give continued support throughout the treatment pathway and follow-up.

I have spent the past 5 years studying aspects surrounding palliative care, and have combined these courses to complete my degree.

Previous to the Clinical Nurse Specialist role, I worked for many years as a senior nurse on an orthopaedic ward, specialising in the surgical treatment of sarcomas.

Contact details:

07920 295206 / 0208 909 5765 nicolawillis@nhs.net

Sarcoma nursing team secretary: Mitika Nandha 0208 909 5878 m.nandha@nhs.net

IRP_2_451a GF resized.jpgI am a Macmillan Nurse Consultant for Cancer and Supportive Care. As the Lead Cancer Nurse at RNOH and the Sarcoma Clinical Lead I am responsible for the quality and development of cancer services. I am the nurse representative on the Sarcoma Advisory Group.

I am a highly experienced cancer nurse and I support patients and families throughout their care. I manage nurse led clinics for patients referred with a suspected sarcoma and a follow up clinic supporting patients after cancer treatment. I have studied at Diploma, Degree and Master’s level.

Days of work: 09.00-17.00 on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.

Contact details:

0208 909 5512 julie.woodford@nhs.net

Sarcoma nursing team secretary: Mitika Nandha 0208 909 5878 m.nandha@nhs.net