Adrian Newland

Professor Adrian Newland CBE



Location: TDL London The Halo


Adrian Newland is Professor of Haematology at Barts Health National Health Service (NHS) Trust, London, UK, where he was director of Pathology. He has a research interest in autoimmune haematology within the Medical School, where he is a former Head of the Division of Haematology, Oncology and Imaging. 

Professor Newland is ex-Chair of the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) Diagnostic Assessment Programme and co-chairs the WHO Strategic Advisory Group of Experts on In-Vitro Diagnostics (SAGE-IVD). He is Specialist Clinical Advisor in Pathology for NHS Improvement and Chair of the National Pathology Implementation and Optimisation Delivery Group. He chairs the Healthcare Forum for UKAS and has recently been appointed as a Non-Executive Director. 

He is a former President of the British Society for Haematology, and was President of the Royal College of Pathologists from 2005–2008 and the International Society of Hematology (ISH) from 2014–2016. Professor Newland is Senior Editor of Hematology, the journal of the ISH, and he has published well over 300 peer-reviewed papers in international journals.