RAGHAVAN VIDYA (UK)
Dr Raghavan Vidya MS, MD, FRCS is a Senior lecturer at Birmingham University and Consultant Oncoplastic breast surgeon at the Royal Wolverhampton NHS Trust. She graduated from University of Madras, India followed by Postgraduate training in General Surgery. She completed her MD (Research) on aromatase inhibitors from University of Edinburgh and higher surgical training in Wessex and West Midlands. Dr Vidya is a faculty in several National and International meetings and has more than 120 peer-reviewed publications. She has introduced and mentored new innovations including muscle-sparing implant-based breast reconstruction. She produced the report of Future of Surgery of the Royal College of Surgeons as a National member of ABS Breast academic Group. She is the lead for the Royal College of Surgeons (RCS) International Surgical training programme (ISTP) in Breast Surgery. She is Associate Director of West Midlands, Genomic Medicine Service Alliance (GMSA). Dr Vidya has founded the Virtual Global Breast Hub, to bring together global experts on a single platform. She is actively involved in clinical trials and has a special interest in Oncoplastic Breast Surgery, new technology and advances in breast surgery.