Dr Amin Islam

  • Qualifications
    MBBS, MRCP UK, FRCP (London), FRCPath UK
  • NHS Base
    Southend and Basildon University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
  • Speciality
    Haematology
  • Sub speciality
    Hodgkin lymphoma, non-Hodgkin lymphoma, acute leukaemia, chronic leukaemia
  • Consulting address
    HCA Healthcare UK at University College Hospital, 5th Floor, Macmillan Cancer Centre, Huntley Street, London WC1E 6AG
  • Research interests
    Clinical trials in Lymphomas
  • Languages
    English, Bengali, Sylheti
  • Biography

    Dr Amin Islam was trained at Royal London and St Bartholomew’s hospital in London, where he completed his general medical training and obtained his MRCP UK from Royal College of Physician of the United Kingdom. Followed by training at the Royal Marsden, Addenbrooke’s, Cambridge University hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and finally Bart’s Health NHS Trust. He obtained his Fellowship of the Royal Colleges of Pathologist degree FRCPath and got his certificate of completion of training in Haematology. He was appointed consultant haematologist and haemato-oncologist at Southend University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust in 2014.

    Dr Islam has been elected as  the Fellow of the Royal college of Physician of London  (FRCP)in January 2018 due to his significant contribution to the medical profession both locally and nationally by the council of Royal colleges of physician. Dr Islam is currently the lead clinician for haematology at Southend and also the clinical lead for haematology and Blood transfusion services in Southend and Basildon University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust joint venture with Pathology First. He is a passionate teacher and holds the position of Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer in the Institute of Health Sciences Education, Queen Mary University of London

    Dr Islam is the principle investigator of many national and international studies in non-Hodgkin lymphoma, Hodgkin lymphoma and non-malignant conditions.