Honorary Senior Lecturer Birmingham University Consultant Oncoplastic Breast & General Surgeon ISTP Lead Breast Surgery, RCS, The Royal Wolverhampton Hospital
Dr Raghavan Vidya MD,FRCS is a Senior lecturer at Birmingham University and Consultant Oncoplastic breast surgeon at Royal Wolverhampton NHS Trust. She qualified in medicine at the University of Madras, India in 1990. She did her research on aromatase inhibitors at Edinburgh and completed higher surgical training in Wessex and West Midlands.
Dr Vidya is a faculty in several National and International meetings. She has more than 100 peer-reviewed publications. She has introduced and mentored new innovations including muscle sparing implant-based breast reconstruction. Dr Vidya has served as a National member of ABS Breast academic group and contributed to report on “Opportunities and priorities for breast surgical research”. She has led the National Breast Group as part of the Royal College of Surgeons (RCS), to produce the report of Future of Surgery. She is the Breast lead for the RCS International Surgical training programme (ISTP). She serves as 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 new technology and advances in breast surgery.