New cancer chief for hospital

Dr Perviz Iqbal has been appointed the new Cancer Lead Clinician for Doncaster & Bassetlaw Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.

The role of Cancer Lead Clinician involves supporting and working with colleagues on implementation of the trust’s cancer reform strategy, and cancer peer review - an annual audit of the trust’s cancer services. 

Dr Iqbal graduated from Glasgow University Medical School in 1984. He has worked for the trust as consultant in obstetrics and gynaecology with special interests in oncology, uro-gynaecology, and general obstetrics and gynaecology since 1997.

Prior to this, he worked as a senior Registrar in Sheffield. He is married and has three children.