Great Western Hospital


Your WARD Team

Jim Blackburn

Jim is a senior trainee in Anaesthesia and Prehopsital Emergency Medicine.  He’s been mentoring junior doctors and medical students for a few years and has an interest in acute stress, human factors and ergonomics.  He’s a keen runner, cyclist, as well as passionate about traditional archery and outdoors living.  He is mad about dogs (especially his Fox Red Lab, Isca) and is always up for a pint and a quiet chat or a good walk. 

Deborah Scott

Deborah is a post-CMT specialty doctor in oncology, mainly based in outpatient clinic and on the chemotherapy day unit. Always happy to talk through any issues/concerns over a cup of tea!

Antash Daryanani

Antash is a Clinical Teaching Fellow with time evenly
split between clinical and academic duties

Katie Pass

Katie is an ST3 Anaesthetic registrar at Great Western Hospital. She's very interested in medical education and trainee wellbeing and has learnt the importance of a good work-life balance over the last few years. She's a friendly egg and enjoys tea and biscuits.

Rachel Rajadurai

Rachel is one of the Clinical Innovation Fellows at GWH. her time is split between Paediatrics and Academy. She is particularly interested in Medical Ethics and is always up for any lively chats or discussions! 

Gabriela Venticinque

Gabriela is originally from Brazil and came to UK in 2017 for the foundation programme. She is currently a Clinical Innovation Fellow. 
Indoor climbing, cycling and travelling are her favourite activities outside the hospital

Dawood Razzak

Dawood is also a Clinical teaching fellow in Swindon as
well as an avid cricket fan

Ellen Haire

Ellen is one of the trust's Innovation Fellows. Her time is split between AMU and the Academy, and is always available to talk through issues, big or small

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