I am a consultant in clinical immunology with an interest in primary and secondary immunodeficiency.
Dr Anita Chandra
Associate PI and Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine
My current role
I am currently one of the adult clinical immunologists working at CUH. I also hold an Honorary position within the University of Cambridge as an Assistant Professor. My research interests lie in the field of primary immunodeficiency, B cells and the specific immunodeficiency, Activated PI3Kinase delta syndrome (APDS).
I undertook my specialist training in immunology in Newcastle upon Tyne and Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. I became a Consultant Immunologist in 2015. I have undertaken a PhD at the MRC-Laboratory of Molecular Biology and also held a Wellcome Trust Career Development Fellowship with postdoctoral studies over 6 years, within the Babraham Institute, Department of Pathology and Department of Medicine, University of Cambridge.
Membership and accreditations
I am a member of the Royal College of Physician, the Royal College of Pathologists and the European Society of Immunodeficiencies.