Terri McVeigh

Dr Terri McVeigh MB BAO BCh. (Hons), PGCert (Med. Gen.), PGDip (Med. Sci.), MSc (Clin. Ed.), PhD, MRCS

Terri McVeigh is a consultant clinical geneticist in the Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust, specialising in gancer genetics.

Dr McVeigh undertook undergraduate medical training, postgraduate core surgical training and higher specialist training in clinical genetics in Ireland. Her specialist training was funded by the Health Research Board/Health Service Executive National Academic SpR Fellowship, with clinical and research fellowships in Yale University, New Haven, USA, the Royal Marsden, and in QIMR Berghofer, Brisbane Australia.

She was awarded a PhD from National University of Ireland, Galway for her work investigating the translational applications of genomic profiling in breast cancer. She also holds a Certificate in Medical Genetics, Postgraduate Diploma in Medical Science, and Masters in Clinical Education. She is a core tutor of the Molecular Pathology of Cancer and Application in Cancer Diagnosis, Screening, and Treatment Module of the ICR-led MSc in Genomic Medicine (Imperial College London).

She developed and curates a patient information website (www.cancergenetics.ie). She is a member of the steering committee of the Cancer Genetics Group of the British Society of Genomic Medicine.