Nithya graduated from the Queen’s University Belfast. She completed her subspecialist training in Gynaecological Oncology at the Northern Gynaecological Oncology Centre in Gateshead, where she is a Consultant. Her areas of specialty include minimal access surgery in cervical and endometrial cancers and radical vulva cancer surgery. She pursued her interest in clinical research, particularly in the areas of sentinel node detection techniques, and attained a Masters in Clinical Research from Newcastle University. She is a member of the British Gynaecological Cancer Society’s Guidelines committee, and acts as the NICE Liaison officer. Nithya enjoys running marathons.