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Medical Advisory Board

The Medical Advisory Board is chaired by Dr Kassim Javaid of the University of Oxford. Since 2012, the board has provided the Brittle Bone Society with an expert panel of leading medics and researchers specialising in Osteogenesis Imperfecta.

To see a full list of all current members of the BBS Medical Advisory Board, click here.


Name
Position
Hospital
Dr Kassim Javaid (Chairman)
Lecturer in Metabolic Bone Disease
Nuffield Department of Orthopaedics, Oxford
Dr Paul Arundel
Paediatric Consultant in Metabolic Bone Disease
Sheffield Children's Hospital
Dr Meena Balasubramanian
Clinical Geneticist
Northern General Hospital, Sheffield
Dr Christine Burren
Consultant Paediatric Endocrinologist
Bristol Royal Hospital for Children
Dr Catherine DeVile
Consultant in Paediatric Neurology and Neurodisability
Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children
Mr Adrian Gardner
Spinal Surgeon
Birmingham Children's Hospital
Mark Heathfield
Specialist Nurse
Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children
Dr Claire Hill
Physiotherapist
Sheffield Children's Hospital
Dr Richard Keen
Consultant Rheumatologist
Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, Stanmore
Dr Avril Mason
Consultant in Paediatric Endocrinology
Royal Hospital for Children, Glasgow
Lisa Mills
Occupational Therapist
Bristol Royal Hospital for Children
Dr Raj Padidela
Consultant in Paediatric Endocrinology
Royal Manchester Children's Hospital
Dr Megan Riddington
Clinical Psychologist
Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children
Dr Vrinda Saraff
Consultant Paediatric Endocrinologist
Birmingham Children's Hospital
Professor Nick Shaw
Consultant Paediatric Endocrinologist
Birmingham Children's Hospital
Dr Jennifer Walsh
Consultant Physician
Northern General Hospital, Sheffield