Association for Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Disorders

We are hugely grateful to our wonderful Patrons, who help us to raise funds for and the profile of the charity.


Professor Thakker has been involved with AMEND since its inception in 2002. He is world-renowned for his parathyroid and calcium research.  He is a member of the Royal Society and works at the Oxford Centre for Diabetes, Endocrinology & Metabolism.
Professor Delahunty is a dedicated children lawyer who focuses on difficult public law matters and care proceedings concerning allegations of sexual and emotional abuse and cases involving the death of children. She lives in deepest Kent and is a Queen's Counsel based at Four Paper Buildings in London
Shaun became AMEND's Celebrity Patron in April 2016.  Perhaps best known for his role as Barry Evans in Eastenders (1994-2004), Shaun lives in Maidstone, Kent and has a cousin with MEN2a.  Shaun has played numerous roles in film, TV and in stage musicals.  He is also a talented singer and quiz show competitor!