Consultant Breast Radiologist/Director of Breast Screening Leeds/Wakefield, Leeds Teaching Hospital NHS Trust
Dr Nisha Sharma is Director of the Breast Screening programme in Leeds/Wakefield. She is a consultant breast radiologist. She is actively involved in breast screening processes and a professional clinical advisor for the screening quality assurance team and also a committee member of the ABS audit committee looking at breast screening surgical audit data. She is active in audit and research, with current interests in artificial intelligence, new technologies and improving the patient pathway. She is an invited national and international speaker. She played an active role in expanding the use of vacuum assisted excision in managing high risk lesions and was involved in writing the breast screening guidelines on how to manage high risk lesions with the adoption of these guidelines by the National breast screening programme.