Radiology expert reference group (ERG) 

The purpose of the Radiology Expert Reference Group, led by Shonit Punwani, is to be the primary source of clinical advice for Radiology to Tumour Pathway Boards, other Expert Reference Groups and the UCLH Cancer Collaborative Board. Click here to read our annual report for 2017/18.

  • Clinical director

    Shonit Punwani, Chair for the Radiology Expert Reference Group

    Professional background

    Dr Shonit Punwani is a Reader in Magnetic Resonance and Cancer Imaging at University College London (Centre for Medical Imaging) and Honorary Consultant Radiologist specialising in Cancer Imaging at University College London Hospital. He leads the 3T MR Research Facility at UCLH, developing and translating novel MRI techniques for first-in-man cancer imaging. He chairs the UCLH Cancer Collaborative/London Cancer Radiology Expert Reference Group promoting the dissemination of novel imaging across the region/nationally. He has recently been appointed as the UCLH Biomedical Research Centre (BRC) Director for Clinical Imaging, with the remit to facilitate the clinical translation of imaging technologies within the BRC. Within this remit he also directs the UCLH BRC Imaging Trials Unit – the first unit of its kind dedicated to the support of clinical trials involving new/novel imaging methods.

    Specialist interests

    He has a specialist clinical and research interest in the application and development of local and whole- body quantitative and functional MRI methods for imaging prostate cancer.

 Radiology expert reference group (ERG) papers

Radiology ERG Minutes September 201727/09/2017
Radiology ERG Minutes March 201715/03/2017
Radiology ERG Minutes January 201718/01/2017

 Radiology expert reference group (ERG) documents

Radiology ERG Annual Report 2017-18
Radiology ERG Terms of Reference April 2017

 Membership - Radiology expert reference group (ERG)

Afsana BhuiyaGP RepresentativeGP
Anju SahdevConsultant Radiologist - Gynae RepresentativeBarts Health
Asia AhmedConsultant Radiologist - Lung Representative UCLH
Athar HaroonConsultant Radiologist - Haematology RepresentativeBarts Health
Brian HollowayConsultant Radiologist - Breast RepresentativeRoyal Free
Chris RobinsonPatient RepresentativePatient Representative
Dominic YuConsultant Radiologist - HPB Representative Royal Free
Indran DavagnanamConsultant Radiologist - Neuro Representative UCLH
Margaret Hall-CraggsConsultant Radiologist - TYA RepresentativeUCLH
Matthew TrainConsultant Radiologist - Colorectal Representative Royal Free
Michael StewardConsultant Radiologist - OG/Stomach RepresentativeWhittington
Mohamed ElSayadConsultant Radiologist - Uro RepresentativeBHRUT
Navin RamachandranConsultant Radiologist - Uro RepresentativeUCLH
Nick WoznitzaClinical Academic Reporting RadiographerHomerton
Owen ArthursConsultant Radiologist - Childrens RepresentativeGOSH
Polly RichardsConsultant Radiologist - Head and Neck RepresentativeBarts Health
Sam HareConsultant Radiologist - Interventional RadiologyRoyal Free
Shonit PunwaniReader in Magnetic Resonance and Cancer Imaging / ERG DirectorUCLH