Special clinical interests in triple-negative breast cancers, HER2 positive disease, BRCA mutation carriers, lifestyle strategies in reducing breast cancer recurrence and male breast cancers
Dr Shiroma De Silva-Minor is a Consultant Oncologist specialising in the oncological management of breast cancers.
Dr De Silva-Minor graduated from University of Wales College of Medicine, Cardiff in 1995 and became a Member of the Royal College of Physicians (UK) in 1999. Having chosen to specialise in Clinical Oncology, Dr De Silva-Minor trained as a specialist registrar in London, working at nationally renowned cancer centres at UCL The Middlesex Hospital, The Royal Free and The Royal Marsden Hospital among others. She became a Fellow of the Royal College of Radiologists (UK) in 2003.
Dr De Silva-Minor undertook a Fellowship in Head and Neck Radiation Oncology at The Princess Margaret Hospital, Toronto, Canada where she was awarded the Prize for Academic Excellence.
Dr De Silva-Minor was appointed Consultant Clinical Oncologist at The Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust in 2008. Based at the Churchill Hospital in Oxford, she also practises at: The Great Western Hospital, Swindon; BMI The Ridgeway in Wroughton; and at the GenesisCare Centre, Oxford.
NHS Hospital / current post(s)
- Consultant Clinical Oncologist, Oxford Cancer Centre and Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Awarded the Prize for Academic Excellence by the University of Toronto for research into the use of PET CT for identifying head & neck tumours for radiotherapy treatment.
- Fellow of the Royal College of Radiologists (FRCR)
- Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians (FRCP)
- Member of the European Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology (ESTRO)