Profession: Intern Radiation Therapist
Current position: Principal Research Radiation Therapist
Years qualified: 0
What are your areas of interest in research?
Radiation oncology, stereotactic, PET imaging for lung cancer, cone beam ct, 3D printing
Would you describe yourself as a ‘novice’ or ‘experienced’ researcher? Novice
Why did you decide to get involved in research?
Evidence based practice is important in providing the best patient care
University tutors and fellow staff members
What sort of activities/studies have you been involved in?
3D printing from Dicom data, data collection
What do you enjoy most about being involved in these research activities?
Knowing the information obtained will help improve patient care
What has been your biggest challenge or barrier to being involved in research? Resources
What one piece of advice would you give other researchers who have never been involved in research before?
There will always be obstacles when doing research, so be patient