Dr Girija Anand

MBBS, MRCP, FRCR

Clinical oncologist

Special clinical interest in breast, lung and skin.

Dr Girija (Gij) Anand was appointed as a consultant in clinical oncology at North Middlesex University Hospital NHS Trust in January 2011. She also works at the Royal Free Hospital Chase Farm site.

She obtained her MRCP in 2002. Gij completed higher specialist training in clinical oncology at Mount Vernon Hospital, North Middlesex Hospital, Royal Free Hospital and Imperial College NHS Trust. She became a fellow of the Royal College of Radiologists in September 2007 and completed higher specialist training in February 2009.

Dr Anand has wide experience in the general oncological management of various tumour sites. Dr Anand has particular expertise in treating tumors of the lung, breast, and skin (non melanoma) malignancies. Her practice includes the delivery of novel radiotherapy techniques and medical oncology.

She has an active interest in research, teaching and recruits into national and commercial clinical trials. Another key area of interest is service development in the modern NHS. Her subsequent roles included radiotherapy lead for London cancer skin pathway board established to streamline skin cancer pathways across north central London(2012-2017). Clinical Director for oncology & palliative care at North Middlesex (2014-2018). Currently Radiotherapy Strategic lead for Royal Free London & North Middlesex University Hospitals. From September 2019 she will take on the role of Faculty member for Clinical Oncology at the Royal College of Radiologists.

Treatments

  • Radiotherapy
  • Chemotherapy
  • Immunotherapy
  • Hormone therapy

Specialises in

  • Breast oncology
  • Skin oncology

NHS Hospital / affiliated hospitals / current post(s)

  • North Middlesex NHS Trust

Year Qualified

1998

Research Interests

  • Active recruiter into National & commercial clinical trials in breast & lung cancer

Professional memberships

  • Royal College of Radiologists.

Awards Received

  • Gold Medalist in Opthalmology MBBS