Clinical Biochemistry SAC
Clinical biochemistry (or chemical pathology) is the pathology specialty concerned with the analysis of body fluids such as blood and urine. Clinical biochemists diagnose, treat and monitor diseases by interpreting the level of different chemicals in samples.
Chair: Dr Ian Godber
- Dr Chris Chaloner - RCPath Prenatal, Perinatal and Paediatric Pathology SAC Representative
- Ms Sarah Cleary - Academic Activities / SAC Meeting Coordinator
- Dr Katherine Hayden - ACB Representative
- Dr Dimitris Grammatopoulos - Genomics & Reproductive Science SAC representative
- Dr Adrian Park - CSTC Chair
- Dr Josh Newmark - Trainee representative
- Dr Claire Meek - Chair, ACP Chemical Pathology Committee (co-opted)
- Dr Lance Sandle - Registrar
- Dr Shirley Bowles - Patient Safety representative
- Dr Bernie Croal - Scotland Representative
- Dr W S Wassif - Chair of the ACB National Audit Committee
- Dr Monika Jankute - ACB Trainee Representative
Careers in clinical biochemistry
Looking to find out more about a career in clinical biochemistry? The links below will give you more information about this specialty, including interviews with pathologists in this field.
Pathologists in this area play a key role in diagnosing and monitoring patients with a wide variety of illnesses – from high cholesterol to rare genetic diseases.
Career case studies
Avril Wayte shares with us her passion for her work, running a clinical biochemistry laboratory in Bangor North Wales.
We speak to Consultant Chemical Pathologist Dr Kate Earp about why she loves her job and what it’s like to work a Metabolic Bone Department.