Humayan Ahmad

Dr Hume Ahmad 2013
Dr Hume Ahmad 2013

Consultant Haematologist 

Haematological Medicine and Pathology




Special Interests: 

Lymphomas, Chronic Leukaemias, Myeloma, Myeloproliferative Disorders, Thrombosis and Obstetric Haematology. 

Clinics held: 

Monday AM: Haemato-oncology, Tuesday AM: New patient,  Wednesday PM: General Haematology 

When Started At Burton Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust: 01-03-2007 

Other responsibilities: 

Clinical Director (Specialist & Ambulatory Medicine) 

Lead for Clinical & Diagnostic Haematology, Blood Transfusion and VTE Prevention 

Principal Investigator for Haematology NIHR CCRN Trials in the Trust 

Contact Details/ Secretary: 

Haematology Secretaries 01283 511511 Ext 4032 / 4025


Private Practices: 

The Burton Clinic & Nuffield Hospital Derby



Dr Ahmad received his post graduate medical training on the Trinity Medical SHO Scheme in Dublin. He then trained in London in Haematological Medicine & Pathology on the Kings College Hospital Training Programme. He received additional training in bleeding and thrombotic disorders at St Thomas Hospital London. 

Dr Ahmad is an advocate for patient safety and has a specialist interest in prevention of blood clots. He holds a Master of Science Degree (MSc) in Medical Leadership and actively promotes clinical engagement in improving healthcare systems and patient safety. In 2009, Dr Ahmad & his team won the Health and Social Care Award for Patient Safety in the Midlands region and were runner ups for the national award in the same category. 

Dr Ahmad is an Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer for University of Birmingham and takes a keen interest in promoting education about haematology. He has previously served as a Trainee Representative on the national committee of British Society for Haematology and also on the Specialist Advisory Committee (Haematology) of the JCHMT. He is currently the Royal College of Pathologist's Professionalism Lead for the West Midlands LETB Area.


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