Prof Tim Helliwell M.D., M.B., B.Chir., F.R.C.Path.

Honorary Professor, Consultant Histopathologist Clinical Directorate Professional Services


    Personal Statement

    I have a major interests in diagnostic histopathology related to the head and neck region, muscle and bone and soft tissue pathology and have produced national guidelines for head and neck cancer reporting. Between 2014 and 2016, I was Clinical Director for Cellular Pathology in Liverpool Clinical Laboratories (, a collaborative joint venture between the Royal Liverpool University Hospital and University Hospital Aintree, which will transform pathology services across Liverpool.
    I am involved in international guideline development and am currently Vice-President for Learning at the Royal College of Pathologists

    Prizes or Honours

    • National Clinical Excellence Award (Silver - level 10) (NHS, 2004)

    Other Personal Distinctions

    • Member of Council of Royal College of Pathologists (Royal College of Pathologists, 2011)
    • Designated Individual under Human Tissue Act for Research using human tissues (University of Liverpool, 2006)
    • Chair of Cancer Services Working Group (Royal College of Pathologists, 2005)