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Shared Care Pathology

pathologist and samples

Who we are

Shared Care Pathology is led by a core group consisting of:            

  • Julia Forsyth, Consultant Clinical Scientist and Associate Clinical Director for Pathology 
  • Helen Seddon, Lead Clinical Scientist for Shared Care Pathology
  • Penny Blackwell, Lead GP for Shared Care Pathology

A wider working group of GPs and hospital consultants are involved in the development of individual guidelines.

Give us your feedback

We welcome your feedback on our existing guidelines and ideas for the future. Email


Biochemistry: 01332 789383

Haematology: 01332 788517

Microbiology: 01332 788218