Professor Robert Leonard

Is a medical oncologist with a major interest in the management of breast cancer. He is Professor of Cancer Studies at Imperial College London and honorary consultant medical oncologist at Imperial College NHS Trust; The BUPA Cromwell Hospital, The London Clinic and the London Oncology Clinic.

Academic roles have included 25 years in senior Academic and NHS administrative roles in London, Edinburgh and Swansea.

He is a co-founder and is Medical Director for  Maggies’ Cancer Caring Centres UK, and chairs the professional advisory board. Since 2009 he has been Chair of the Scientific Board for  Breast Cancer Care UK

He set up and Chairs the  International Anglo Celtic Collaborative Oncology Trials Group

He is author/co-author of more than 350 peer reviewed original papers and reviews

He has been a senior advisor to Cancer Research UK and is lead investigator several previous and current UK clinical Trials

He also regularly acts as expert oncology witness for legal cases