I graduated from Bristol University in 1980 and specialised in Medical Oncology, training at The Royal Marsden Hospital, after which I took up a consultant post at The Royal Free Hospital in 1993.
I specialise in breast cancer and work between The Royal Free and University College Hospital, London in a multidisciplinary team with approximately 300 new cases of breast cancer per annum on each site. I am an active participant in clinical trials and have been on the steering committee for a number of trials within the United Kingdom.
I also undertakes clinical trials in the private sector at The Sarah Cannon Institute which is associated with LOC in Harley Street.
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I continue on the steering committee of the Association of Cancer Physicians UK having been immediate past chair and advice on the introduction of new drugs through the London Cancer Drugs Group. I am a trustee of Breast Cancer Care, the major UK charity advising and supporting women through breast cancer. I am invited to speak at both national and international meetings.
I continue to publish on breast cancer and have over a hundred and forty publications, mainly in peer review journals.