Senior Lecturer & Consultant Breast Surgeon, Western Infirmary, Glasgow
Julie C. Doughty is a Consultant breast surgeon at the Department of Surgery Gartnavel Hospital Glasgow, Scotland. Prior to her current appointment, Dr. Doughty served as a senior lecturer in breast surgery. Dr. Doughty earned her medical degree at Liverpool University Medical School and completed her thesis on regional therapy for locally advanced and recurrent breast cancer.
Dr. Doughty’s primary research interests focus on factors predicting early breast cancer recurrence, bone health in breast cancer patients, inflammation and breast cancer, deprivations and its effect on breast cancer, oncological issues in oncoplastic surgery and recurrence following the treatment of ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS).
Dr. Doughty is a trustee of the Association of Breast Surgeons and Chair of the Education and Training Committee. She is a member of the British Breast Group. She has authored or co-authored numerous papers appearing in such journals as the British Journal of Cancer, the British Medical Journal, Breast, and the European Journal of Surgery.