Dr Donal McLornan is a Consultant in Haematology and Stem Cell Transplantation, clinically specialising in Haemato-oncology and Stem Cell Transplantation. He has a particular interest in Myeloproliferative Disorders, Myelodysplasia, Acute Myeloid Leukaemia and Allogeneic Stem Cell Transplantation. Dr McLornan’s interests led him to lead the Myeloid Disorders MDM across South East London and to be part of the NCRI MPN working group. He is the current chair of the MPN subcommittee of the Chronic Malignancy Working Party of EBMT.
He has extensive clinical trial expertise and is the Chief Investigator or Principal Investigator of multiple clinical trials in the field of MPN.
Dr McLornan graduated in 1999 from Queen’s University Belfast with Honours, undertaking a further one-year period in Hammersmith Hospital, specialising in Allogeneic and Autologous Stem Cell Transplantation for post-graduate training. During this post-graduate training, he was awarded a prestigious MRC fellowship and completed a PhD investigating drug resistance in Acute Myeloid Leukaemia for which he received several awards. He has also authored over 80 papers and has a special research interest in Myeloproliferative Disease. He is currentlty supervising two MD sutudents. He is a member of EHA, EBMT and BSH, while regularly speaking internationally on MPN, MDS and allogeneic SCT.
Primary medical qualification
MB BCh BAO (Honours) 1999 Queens University of Belfast
Fellowship of Royal College of Pathologists
Membership of the Royal College of Physicians
PhD Queens University Belfast 2009