Dr Lisa Walker

Dr Lisa Walker

BM BCh DPhil Oxf, BSc Manc, MRCPCH, PGCME Dund
Fellow in Medical Sciences
Academic subject(s): 
Medical Sciences
  • Core subject area: Cancer genetics. Lisa’s major clinical interests are breast cancer genetics, and she has additional research interests in endocrine and skin cancer genetics.
  • Teaching: Lisa completed her research training with Professor Adrian Harris in the Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine, before embarking upon medical school. She is a practising clinician, and following training at UCL, Great Ormond Street and Cambridge, is now a consultant in clinical genetics at the Churchill Hospital, Oxford. She is Head of Cancer Genetics for the Oxford Regional Genetics Service, covering a population of 3.5 million. She also holds an Honorary Consultant contract at the Royal Marsden Hospital, London.
  • Research interests: Lisa has a major interest in medical education, and has been extensively involved in medical student teaching throughout the University, achieving an Oxford University Medical School Teaching Excellence Award.