Dr Bernadette Lavery has been a Consultant Oncologist in Oxford since 1995.
She has had a strong interest in management throughout her career leading her to take an MBA in the late 1990’s. She believes that it is vital that practising clinicians of all disciplines are actively engaged in decision making in the NHS, and has undertaken a variety of management roles within hospital based services.
Dr Lavery has been an active member of Cancer Networks since their inception, ultimately as Medical Director of the Thames Valley Cancer Network until April 2013. She is now the Clinical Director for the Cancer Strategic Clinical Network in Thames Valley.