Professor Robert Leonard

Medical oncology


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Specialises in

  • Breast
  • Haematological
  • Lower GI

About me

I trained in London as a house doctor and senior house officer, Oxford as a registrar and research fellow, Newcastle as a senior registrar and
I was awarded the Cancer Research Campaign Travelling Fellowship in 1981 to train as a Clinical Fellow at the Dana Farber Cancer Institute in Boston before returning to the UK to take up a senior lectureship and hon consultant post in Edinburgh where I worked for 19 years helping to start the academic medical oncology department.
I was offered the new Chair of Medical Oncology and Chair of the South West Wales Cancer Institute in 2001 and left 5 years later to lead the oncology department at Imperial College NHS Trust as a Professor of Oncology. I retired from the NHS in 2011.

Areas of interest

Breast cancer colorectal cancer;lymphoma
Investigation, management, treatment with drug therapy
Molecular profiling of cancer for therapy targeting

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Procedures completed

  • X0003

    Clinical supervision and planning for delivery of chemotherapy cycle 1 - 21 days - (5-50)

    London Clinic (1-5)

  • X0004

    Clinical supervision and planning for delivery of chemotherapy cycle 1 - 28 days - (5-50)

  • AA843

    Clinical supervision and planning for delivery of chemotherapy cycle in the member's home 1-21 days - (1-5)

  • X0001

    Clinical supervision and planning for the delivery of chemotherapy regimens for 0 to 7 days - (1-5)

    London Clinic (1-5)

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