Applications and Innovations: Confirmed speakers

Please note: this list is incomplete and will be updated with additional speakers, topics and titles as they are confirmed. Click here to register online for the London meeting in December.

Keynote speakers:


Dr Rachel Harris
, DCR, T, MSg, pgCCE D
Clin Res Healthcare Research
Society of Radiographers

Dr Harris is the professional and education manager for the Society of Radiographers, chair of the Council for Allied Health Professional Research, UK, and has an honorary medal from the University of Rome and Agostino Gemelli Hospital. She has over 30 years’ experience in radiotherapy, as both a clinical radiographer and driver of research.

She was recently diagnosed with invasive breast cancer, providing her the opportunity to represent the patient voice. She will talk about the impact of treatment ‘from the other side of the console’.

Jacqui Dorney BSc(Hons), MSc
Specialist Service Development Lead
GenesisCare, UK

GenesisCare is a patient focused group of private hospitals. With over 15 years’ experience in radiotherapy Jacqui has been instrumental in the successful roll out of SGRT into GenesisCare.

Jacqui will present her experiences with SGRT – in particular the introduction of marker-less treatment for breast patients and the positive impact that this has had on both patients and staff.

Other:

Darina Hickey, Medical Physicist, Beacon Hospital, Dublin, Ireland

Sandra Paul, Head of Planning, The Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Australia

Clare Hartill, Research Radiographer, Guy’s Cancer Centre, London, UK

Floortje Brus, BSc (Hons), Radiation Therapist, University Hospital of Zürich, Switzerland