Dr Sarah Kingdon

Dr Sarah Kingdon

Honorary University Fellow

Peninsula Medical School (Faculty of Health)



Dr Sarah Kingdon is a specialty trainee and NIHR Academic Clinical Fellow in Clinical Oncology. 

She graduated from The University Of Sheffield in 2012, qualifying with a MBChB and BMedSci and gained MRCP in 2016.

Her interest is in clinical neuro-oncology and research is focussed on identification and validation of novel biomarkers in Meningioma. 


PCert, The Institute Cancer Research 

MRCP, The Royal College of Physicians 

MBChB, The University of Sheffield 

BMedSci, The University of Sheffield 

Professional membership

The Royal College of Radiologists (Clinical Oncology)

The Royal College of Physicians 

The British Neuro-Oncology Society

European Society of Medical Oncology 

Roles on external bodies

NOTCH National Oncology Trainee Collaborative Healthcare Research  



Teaching interests

Oncology Nursing MSc, The University of Plymouth. Cell biology of cancer. 

Peninsula Medical School, BMBS. Oncology Emergencies and Cases in Oncology. 




Lightman E, Kingdon S, Nelson M. A prolonged assistantship for final-year students. Clin Teach. 2015 Apr;12(2):115-20. doi: 10.1111/tct.12272. PMID: 25789897

Riches JC, O'Donovan CJ, Kingdon SJ, McClanahan F, Clear AJ, Neuberg DS, Werner L, Croce CM, Ramsay AG, Rassenti LZ, Kipps TJ, Gribben JG. Trisomy 12 chronic lymphocytic leukemia cells exhibit upregulation of integrin signaling that is modulated by NOTCH1 mutations. Blood. 2014 Jun 26;123(26):4101-10. doi: 10.1182/blood-2014-01-552307. Epub 2014 May 14. PMID: 24829201; PMCID: PMC4073326.

Kingdon SJ, Coleman RE, Ellis L, Hancock BW. Deaths from gestational trophoblastic neoplasia: any lessons to be learned? J Reprod Med. 2012 Jul-Aug;57(7-8):293-6. PMID: 22838243.

Coyle C, Prynn J, Kingdon S. Use of information technology and education improved screening for cognitive impairment in the over 65s. Clin Med (Lond). 2016 Jun 1;16 Suppl 3(Suppl 3):s26. doi: 10.7861/clinmedicine.16-3-s26. PMID: 27252329; PMCID: PMC4989944.