Our Volunteers - Medical Team

Dr. Madan Jagasia M.B.B.S, M.S


Director, outpatient Transplant Programme at Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center (VICC), Tennessee, USA. 

Sophie Paczesny, MD, PhD


Associate Professor of the Blood Marrow and Stem Cell Transplant Program at the Indiana University School of Medicine, USA.

Steven Z. Pavletic, M.D., M.S


Head of the Graft-versus-host disease (GVHD) and Autoimmunity Unit and Senior Clinician at the Experimental Transplantation and Immunology Branch of the National Cancer Institute's (NCI) Center for Cancer Research at the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH).

Mohamad Mohty MD, PhD


Professor of Haematology and Head of the Haematology and cellular therapy Department at the Saint-Antoine Hospital and University Pierre & Marie Curie, Paris, France

Diana Greenfield, PhD, BSc (Hons), RN, Cert Ed


 Consultant Nurse &  Multidisciplinary Team Lead for the Late Effects Service, Sheffield Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, UK

Dr. Mahmoud Aljurf, M.D, MPH


Director of Adult Hematology/Oncology/Stem Cell Transplant Program, Deputy Director of the Oncology Center at King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Center in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. 

Shahrukh K. Hashmi, M.D. MPH


Supplementary consultant in the Hematology Division of Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, USA and also the Director of the BMT survivorship program at King Faisal Hospital in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. 

Fiona L. Dignan, MD



Consultant Haematologist & Clinical Lead for Haematology, Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust, Manchester, UK 

Bipin N. Savani, M.D.


Hematologist, Nashville, Tennessee, USA and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Tennessee Valley Healthcare System and Vanderbilt University Medical Center. 

Zinaida Peric, MD, PhD


Hematologist /transplant physician at the Bone Marrow Transplant Unit at the University Hospital Centre Zagreb and a postdoctoral research assistant at the School of Medicine, University of Zagreb.    

Hélène Schoemans, M.D


 Attending Physician at the Department of Rehabilitation Medicine and Orthopedics Devices at University Hospital Center, Zagreb  

Dr Arun Alfred, MRCP & FRCPath


Consultant Haematologist, Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust ,South Yorkshire,UK. 

Mrs Cliodhna Craig , Patient / Carer Lead (RAHCT)


 A brave mother who stood by her little child Charlie who was suffering from  Acute Myeloid Leukaemia. Cliodhna lobbied the NHS at the highest level to gain appropriate services for her child .

Mrs Laura Miller MBIOL, PG DIP Nutrition & Dietetics, RD


Haemato-oncology Specialist Dietitian, Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust (NUH), UK

our volunteers - Rehabilitation team

Dr Sean Robinson Smith, MD


Medical Director of Cancer Rehabilitation at the University of Michigan Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation in Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA. 

Jacqueline S. Drouin, PT, PhD


 Associate Professor in the Physical Therapy Program at Oakland University, USA.

G. Stephen Morris, PT, PhD, FACSM


Professor in the Department of Physical Therapy at Wingate University, Wingate, NC 

Nnenna Nina Chigbo, PT, HHHF, MPH, MNSP, MISEI


National Vice President, Nigeria Society of Physiotherapy &  Education Director WCPT-International Physiotherapists in HIV/AIDS, Oncology, Hospice and Palliative Care.  

Mudasir Rashid Baba PT, MPT, MD (Acu), PGDBEME (Ethics), PhD(c)


 Assistant Professor, Paediatric Rehabilitation &  Research scholar, center for PhD & Research center , Yenepoya University, India 

Jayanti Rai, PT, MSc


Advanced Practice Physiotherapist Maidstone & Tunbridge Wells NHS  Trust, Kent, UK

Jaleel A Mohammed, MSc, PT


Founder of the Rehabilitation Association for Hematopoetic Cell Transplant (RAHSCT), Gloucester, UK.

Hadeel Bakhsh, OT, Ph.D


 Vice President of Saudi Occupational Therapy Association & Former-Vice Dean of Graduate Studies and Scientific Research at  Princess Nourah bint Abdulrehman University, RiyadhKSA.

Anne L Gonzales, PT, DPT


Pediatric Inpatient physical therapist at Nationwide Children’s Hospital, USA.

Tara Alaichamy, PT, DPT, CLT


Oncology Rehabilitation Manager at the Cancer Treatment Centers of America in Chicago, Illinois, USA.

Alisa G. Volkova, MD, Ph.D


Head of the Department of Rehabilitation Medicine Raisa Gorbacheva memorial Research Institute for Pediatric Oncology, Hematology, Transplantation, Russia.

Aleksandra Bulińska, MSc, PT


Physical Therapist Hematology and Transplantology Clinic in University Clinical Centre in Gdańsk, Poland. 

Nouf Mohammed Abduldaim,PT


Physical Therapist, certified in lymphatic drainage technique, King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre, Riyadh, KSA.



 Senior physiotherapist in hematology, bone marrow transplantation and palliative care at the Royal Melbourne Hospital, Australia. 

M.S.Satish, PT


 Oncology physiotherapist, Cancer institute (WIA), Chennai, India.