Dr Robert Marcus, MA, FRCP, FRCPath is a Consultant Haematologist working at LOC Harley St and Chelsea, and London Bridge Hospital.
He qualified in Medicine from University College Hospital Medical School in London in 1977 and specialised in haematology at the Royal Postgraduate Medical School and the Royal Free Hospital.He was appointed Consultant Haematologist in Addenbrooke’s Hospital in Cambridge in 1987 where he established the regional bone marrow transplant unit and developed particular expertise in lymphoma and other haematological malignancies. He moved to Kings College Hospital in 2008 where he remained as Consultant Haematologist until 2017 when he left the NHS after 40 years service, 30 at Consultant level, to work solely in the private sector
Dr Marcus’ research interests include the development of novel therapies for lymphoma, where he has been Chief investigator in a large number of practice-changing studies. More recently he developed further expertise in the management of Cerebral Lymphoma and Lymphoproliferative disorders in patients with HIV and after organ transplantation.
Dr Marcus was chairman of the NCRI low-grade lymphoma working for the party and has been an examiner for the Royal College of Pathologists. He is a medical advisor to ' Lymphoma Action' and Vice President of 'Leukaemia Care'.
Dr Marcus has authored more than 150 peer-reviewed manuscripts and reviews, including national guidelines on follicular, cerebral and post-transplant lymphoma. He has co-edited or contributed to 4 books, including the most recent edition of Post Graduate Haematology and textbooks on Multiple Myeloma and Lymphoma