Leigh Ambrose

Profession: Radiation Therapist

Current position: Level 4.2 Radiation Therapist

Years qualified: 24 years

What are your areas of interest in research?  Breast, multiple brain mets

Would you describe yourself as a ‘novice’ or ‘experienced’ researcher? Novice

Why did you decide to get involved in research? Interest in the future of the department

Who encouraged you to get involved in research and who do you go to for advice when you need it? Meegan Shepherd

What sort of activities/studies have you been involved in? Planning, data collection

What do you enjoy most about being involved in this/these research activities? Introducing new techniques

What has been your biggest challenge or barrier to being involved in research? Time away from planning

What one piece of advice would you give other researchers who have never been involved in research before? Ask your experienced peers