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Dr James Uprichard

Clinical Lead for Blood Transfusion

MB BS, BSc, PhD, MRCP(Lond), FRCP

Based at: St George's Hospital

Background

Dr Uprichard graduated in medicine from University College London in 1996, completed PhD thesis in rare bleeding disorders. He was appointed as clinical lecturer in haemostasis at Imperial College in 2007.

He then completed a clinical fellowship in the North Thames Haemophilia Network and an elective in haemostasis at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, USA.

He was appointed as consultant haematologist at St George’s Hospital and honorary senior lecturer at St George’s University of London in 2011.

Areas of interest

Dr Uprichard has a specialist interest in haemostasis, including:

  • inherited and acquired bleeding disorders
  • thrombosis
  • haemostatic disorders of pregnancy.

St George’s Hospital is a major trauma centre, so much of his work involves the acquired coagulopathy of trauma.

Latest news

July 19, 2024

Croydon laboratory first in the world to deploy Werfen ACL TOP 570 analyser

The South West London Pathology (SWLP) laboratory at Croydon Hospital will be the first in the world to use an analyser from the Werfen ACL TOP 700 series. The ACL TOP 570 has anew and improved design and can run more tests every hour.

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June 26, 2024

HLAB27 and HFE gene tests brought in-house

Testing for HLA-B27 and HFE genes are now being carried out within Microbiology at SWLP, rather than being sent to a reference laboratory. By bringing the tests in house, the turnaround time for results has shortened and it has reduced costs related to the tests.

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April 5, 2024

SWLP awards major blood sciences contract to Beckman Coulter

At the beginning of the year, South West London Pathology (SWLP) was delighted to award a major clinical blood sciences (CBS) contract for all SWLP sites to global leader in clinical diagnostics Beckman Coulter.

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April 5, 2024

Cellular Pathology managed service contract awarded to Leica Biosystems

At the end of 2023, South West London Pathology (SWLP) awarded a managed service contract for histopathology to Leica Biosystems.

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