Special clinical interest in head and neck, breast, benign.
Dr Katherine Neville is an Australian trained Radiation Oncologist. She completed her undergraduate degree at the University of Newcastle in 2005 and worked throughout Hunter New England Area Health Service as a junior doctor before commencing specialty training in Radiation Oncology in 2009. Dr Neville completed her specialist training at the Calvary Mater Hospital, Royal North Shore Hospital, and Liverpool Hospital before being becoming a Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists (Faculty of Radiation Oncology) in 2016. She has received training in the management of all tumour types, however, has a special interest in the treatment of head and neck cancers, breast cancer, lung cancer, benign diseases and the use of radiation for symptom control in advanced cancer.
As well as her clinical interests, Dr Neville has completed research projects in the use of radiotherapy for Mantle Cell Lymphoma, Non-Small Lung Cancer, and Breast Cancer. She is currently finishing her Masters of Clinical Epidemiology through the University of Newcastle (due completion mid-2018). Her other interest is in the establishment of guidelines and to that end, she has been an Associate clinician and Reference Committee Member in the drafting of the NSW Cancer Institute EVIQ Treatment Protocols for Urogenital and Gynaecological Cancers respectively in 2016.