Tandon, Dr Sneha

TandonS2020MBBS, MD, PDCC, DM

Specialty

Haematology (diseases of the blood)

Sub-specialty

Paediatric haematology

Training and education

  • Undergraduate medical training leading to MD – GSVM Medical College, Kanpur, India
  • Postgraduate training in paediatrics – King George Medical University, Lucknow, India
  • Specialist training in paediatric haematology/oncology leading to DM –Tata Memorial Centre, Mumbai, India

Fellowships

  • Post-doctoral certificate course (PDCC) fellowship in haematology/oncology – SGPGIMS, Lucknow, India
  • Paediatric haematology/oncology and bone marrow transplant fellowship –Great Ormond Street Hospital, London, UK
  • Leukaemia and lymphoma fellowship - The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada

Experience

Dr Tandon is a locum consultant in paediatric haematology.

She looks after children with conditions such as:

  • leukaemia
  • lymphoma
  • Langerhans cell histiocytosis (LCH) and other histiocytic disorders
  • haemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis (HLH)
  • thalassaemia 
  • sickle cell disease
  • inherited bone marrow failure syndromes.

She also sees patients with other benign blood conditions including haemoglobinopathy and inherited bone marrow failure syndromes.

Dr Tandon is involved in the care of both inpatients and outpatients.

Roles

  • Panel member of the national Langerhans Cell Histiocytic Advisory Group
  • Member of UHS newborn screening programme
  • Lead for paediatric haemoglobinopathy service

Awards and prizes

  • Travelling fellowship award - 9th St Jude Viva forum
  • Best poster prize at SIOP 2011
  • Best oral paper titled ’Clinico-epidemiological profile and challenges in the management of retinoblastoma in low and middle income countries (SIOP, 2015)
  • Best oral paper titled ’An open labelled randomized controlled trial of ready to use therapeutic food (RUTF) or the prevention of malignancy related weight loss in children with cancer (International Clinical Trials Conference, Berlin, 2018)

Research interests

Dr Tandon's research interests include:

  • Langerhans cell histiocytosis (LCH) and histiocytosis
  • acute lymphoblastic leukaemia
  • acute myeloid leukaemia
  • tumour biology
  • CAR T-cell therapy (an immunotherapy treatment) and other cellular therapies.

You can read more about Dr Tandon's research and publications on her ResearchGate profile

Contact

Haematology

You can contact Dr Tandon via her secretary, Cindy Harbut - call 023 8120 4118 or send an email.

Oncology

You can contact Dr Tandon via her secretary, Lorraine Davidson - call 023 8120 4101 or send an email.