Faculty - Radiography Faculty

Claire qualified as a radiographer in 1984 at Westminster Hospital and started her mammography career at St George’s Breast Screening Unit in 1991. As deputy Superintendent Radiographer and clinical lead, Claire went on to train as an Advanced Practitioner and maintained her role as a clinical Instructor. In 2002, Claire took the role as the Head of education & clinical training in mammography at St George’s National Breast Education Centre in South West London. Claire enjoys and is committed to education and training and is currently the Radiographic Advisor to the NHSBSP/PHE in the role of Lead Mammographer for England. Claire is also an independent Advisor for the private sector and an Editor of Elsevier European Journal of Radiography (specialty mammography). Claire has been a member of the NICE Guideline Development Group for early breast cancer. Claire is also a member of the Clinical Professional Groups representing PHE for Radiography, Equipment & Physics. Claire has been the lead for introducing the Eklund technique to all women attending for breast screening within England that present with breast augmentation. Currently, her work includes developing the mammographic workforce to further improve and sustain a high quality breast screening service for the future and ensuring safe ergonomic practice for all Practitioners specializing in mammography.