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The Clinical Immunology Laboratory is on the Royal Stoke University Hospital site of the  University Hospital of North Midlands (UHNM) and provides specialist  services for allergy, autoimmunity and immunodeficiency,

We offer a range of investigations to assist clinicians diagnosing and monitoring autoimmune, allergy and immunodeficiency disorders

The laboratory service is led by Dr Lavanya Diwakar Consultant Immunologist 

The clinical service is led by Dr Sarah Goddard Consultant Immunologist assisted by specialist nurses

Laboratory manager is Karen Sneade

The laboratory is open from 9.00 – 5.30 Monday to Friday

The laboratory is a UKAS  accredited medical laboratory No. 9300 

The scope accredited to ISO 15189:2012 can be viewed here

The laboratory handbook is available here

This site aims to provide a useful Immunology reference for

  • staff requesting or taking samples for tests
  • appropriate requesting
  • tests referred to other laboratories

The following are helpful websites

For Primary Immunodeficiency -

For Allergy -

For Clinical immunology information and updates, British Society for Immunology (BSI) -