We are pleased to announce that Tom Newsom-Davis has been appointed Vice Chair of the BTOG Steering Committee.
Tom is a consultant in medical oncology at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, London, where he specialises in thoracic malignancies. He has been a member of the BTOG Steering Committee for the past 2 years, and until recently was part of the National Cancer Research Institute Lung Group, and led the RM Partners Cancer Vanguard lung pathway.
Tom is actively involved in clinical research, and has presented his work at a number of national and international meetings. He has been an invited lecturer for various organisations including BTOG, the Royal College of Physicians, International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer, British Medical Association and the Association of Cancer Physicians. In 2015, his work was awarded the Macmillan Innovation Excellence Award.
“I am very excited to be appointed as Vice Chair of the BTOG Steering Committee. I am really looking forward to working with Sanjay, Dawn and Gina to ensure we deliver on BTOG’s key objectives of education, research and representation. I have been a member of BTOG since I first became a consultant, and so this is great honour for me.”