Name and Position

Professor Richard Ball

Contact Details

Main Telephone Number:01603 286018


Department Page: Histopathology

Sub-speciality : Urological pathology / haematopathology / cytopathology

Research interests : Mechanisms in oncogenesis, especially in urological cancers. The decline in the clinical post mortem examination         

Secretary:  Amanda Howard (01603 286014) and Wenna Norman (01603 286954)

Degrees & Universities:  MA, BM, BCh (Oxford); MA, MD, PhD (Cambridge); FRCPath

Current membership(s) of professional National and Regional bodies: Royal College of Pathologists Specialty Advisor, Eastern Region;  Chairman of Eastern Histopathology Regional Training Committee; Member of Eastern Regional Council of Royal College of Pathologists

GMC number:  2501376
Professional profile: My subspecialist interests include urologic pathology and the histopathology of lymphoid organs.  I undertake clinical and coronial post mortem examinations and do my best to promote their value as a medical investigation.  My current research interests are in prostate cancer mechanisms.