Qualified at Manchester Medical School 1990. After training in general medicine and surgery I took up a Registrar post in oncology at the Christie Hospital.
I have experience in a wide range of tumour sites involving use of chemotherapy and radiotherapy with a special interest in lower gastrointestinal, urological (including renal carcinoma) and upper gastrointestinal.
I was appointed to a Consultant post at Royal Preston Hospital, Rosemere Cancer Centre, with peripheral clinics at Blackburn and Burnley in 2002.
I am involved in several trials involving gastrointestinal and urological tumours and act as Postgraduate Educational Tutor for oncology trainees in Lancashire/Cumbria network.