Oncology Advisory and Training
DIRECTOR OF ONCOLOGY
Dr Nick Plowman, MA, MD, FRCP, FRCR
Internationally respected oncologist and experienced physician to government leaders and royalty. Senior Clinical Oncologist to St Bartholomew’s Hospital and The Hospital for Sick Children Great Ormond Street. Dr P N Plowman qualified from Cambridge University and has more than thirty years’ experience in radiation oncology in adults and children – pioneering lens sparing ocular radiotherapy, linac based radiosurgery and is a recognised international leader in radiotherapy. Dr. Plowman has written widely on critical appraisals of new and existing techniques. He has published some twenty original research papers on intracranial radiosurgery and was the first to publish research on spinal radiosurgery for which he probably has the UK’s largest experience. Dr. Plowman supports Brunel and Anglia Ruskin Universities exploring DNA repair mechanisms, their deficiencies with regards to intrinsic radiosensitivity of normal host tissues and interference with these repair mechanisms with regard to irradiated tumours.
Dr. Plowman’s current roles include:
- Consultant Senior Oncologist at St. Bartholomew’s Hospital, London.
- Chair of MDT for Radiosurgery for Brain and Spine tumours at St Bartholomew’s Hospital,
- Chair of the Cyberknife MDT at The Cyberknife Centre (Harley Street)
- Director of Advanced OncoTherapy plc
- LLP Designated Member of Robotic RadioSurgery LLP
- Consultant Senior Oncologist at GOSH, London
- Director of Oncology at the Middle East Medical Portal
The Middle East Medical Portal (MEMP) has operated for 10 years and is an internationally accredited medical training and education company with a dedicated specialist division of oncology experts in adult and paediatric care. MEMP oncology delivers academic and CME training programs, advisory boards, specialist medical recruitment, and additional English language training (IELTS) for healthcare professionals. MEMP operates in both English and Arabic language. MEMP has an operations office in Al-Taif, Saudi Arabia. The Saudi Arabian office is operated by Saudi Nationals.
MEMP has a contact database of over 20,000+ healthcare professionals in Saudi Arabia as a talent pool to recruit from cancer centres in the GCC. MEMP understands and respects the Saudi Arabia Ministry of Human Resources and Social Development (MHRSD) employment requirements for at least 60% of the clinical staff to be Saudi Nationals by May 2022. MEMP also delivers English language training (IELTS) for healthcare professionals so that they can train in English.
To ensure clinical excellence and continual improvement MEMP provides both academic (UK Universities) and CME medical training. The education will be delivered using the latest technology either online, in Saudi Arabia face-to-face, or in the UK inside NHS hospitals. MEMP can also arrange oncology fellowships in the NHS, UK.