Helen Winter


Individual PartnerDr Helen Winter, BSc, MBBS, MRCP, PGCMedEd, FRACP, MSc

Preferred contact: Helen.winter2@oncology.ox.ac.uk

Brief Description of WorkConsultant medical oncologist, completing Cancer Research UK funded DPhil in cancer imaging and cell-free DNA.  Key motivators are addressing under-met needs in cancer research and accelerating clinical translation.  Previous research in New Zealand with Maori patients with lung cancer and their whanau (family) highlighting the need for an individualised approach when molecular testing and biobanking. Commitment to personalised learning in medical education, recently delivered multi-disciplinary simulation for medical students in Oxford.  Reflective teacher, delivering learner-centred programmes, using an array of different teaching strategies. I am on the Advisory board for ACTASIA, a charity offering Humane Education in China.

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Resident in: UK

Working in: Department of Oncology, University of Oxford, UK

Area(s) of Interest in VBP: Communications/website, Medical Education, Meeting/ASS (Advanced Studies Seminar), Publications/other/[Cancer care, public engagement in cancer care and research)please specify], Research/cancer care, Services/person-centered, personalized medicine.

Related Area(s) of Interest: Communication skills including advanced care planning, Medical education, Decision-making, Evidence-based practice, Clinical research, Public engagement in research

Area(s) of healthcare expertise: Cancer management, circulating biomarkers, multi-disciplinary care, clinical trials