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ADOMAH, Ms Sarah

Sarah has been a Breast Cancer Clinical Nurse Specialist at the Royal Marsden for 13years and is the Lead at the Chelsea site of the hospital. After graduating from Middlesex University in 2004, she gained a Diploma in Cancer Nursing in 2006 and a BSc in Cancer Oncology in 2008.

In 2020 Sarah gained a place on the Florence Nightingale Windrush Leadership programme. She previously served as the chairperson for Breast Cancer Now’s Breast Care Nurses Younger Women Champions, a group of specialist nurses working collaboratively and sharing experience and good practice to improve the services and experiences of younger women going through breast cancer.

She was instrumental in organising the first conference in London for Black Women and Breast Cancer in 2019 and has continued to run yearly since.

In 2022 she helped to launch a range of ‘softies’ in a variety of skin tones to be worn under a bra after a mastectomy, an innovation within the NHS for the first time.

She has featured in podcasts produced by the charity Black Women Rising and Womanthology with a focus on raising awareness and the experiences of cancer.  And was among the Joseph Fashion Portraits series in 2023 celebrating International Women’s Day.

She has a number of publications in peer reviewed journals and presented at national and international professional conferences

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