Dr Susana Banerjee is a Consultant Medical Oncologist specialising in the treatment of patients with ovarian cancer and other gynaecological cancers. She is the Gynaecology Unit Research lead.
Dr Banerjee graduated with a first class degree from St John’s College, University of Cambridge, and completed her medical training at Royal Free Medical School where she was a University of London Gold Medal finalist. Dr Banerjee was awarded an Avon Breast Cancer Crusade Clinical Fellowship for laboratory research and gained a PhD from The Institute of Cancer Research, University of London. She completed specialist training at The Royal Marsden and was appointed a Consultant in 2011.
Dr Banerjee has given international presentations and was awarded the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium Novartis Oncology Basic Science Award for her research in 2007. Other prizes include the Association of Cancer Physicians McElwain Prize and the Sir Antony Driver Prize. She was also highly commended for the Pfizer British Oncology Association Young Investigator Award. Dr Banerjee is a member of the advisory board for the international journal Nature Reviews Clinical Oncology and editorial board of Cancer Treatment Reviews. She has published over 30 articles in peer-reviewed journals and oncology book chapters.