Newcastle Laboratories

Gavin Cuthbert


Operational Manager

Operational Manager NEHODS,

Head of Cancer Cytogenetics Service, Clinical Scientist Genetics

Qualifications: FRCPath Genetics – HCPC number:  CS00522

Tel: 0191 2418712 – e-mail:

Biography:   Following graduation from Warwick University in 1989, I worked in Cambridge, Leeds and Newcastle Cytogenetics laboratories developing a keen interest in oncology cytogenetics.  Between 2003 and 2011 I was the National Training Officer in Cytogenetics and coordinated provision and delivery of training with the profession.  Since 2011 I have run the Cancer Cytogenetics Service in Newcastle and from 2015 I have also been the Operational manager for the Northern England Haemato-Oncology Diagnostic Service (NEHODS)