Jayant Vaidya, Professor of Surgery and Oncology at University College London
Professor Jayant Vaidya divides his time between clinical practice, research and teaching
His research interest is in breast cancer surgery, radiotherapy and oncology at University College London.
He is a world-renowned expert in the field of breast cancer.
He advises government and grant bodies such as NIHR and NICE
Along with his colleagues he developed and scientifically tested the procedure of targeted intraoperative radiotherapy (TARGIT-IORT using Intrabeam) during lumpectomy for breast cancer.
TARGIT IORT procedure has been now been used for 45,000 breast cancer patients treated in 260 centres in 38 countries worldwide.