Miss Sophia Magwaro BSc, MSc

Miss Sophia Magwaro

Institute of Cancer and Genomic Sciences
Trial Management Team Leader

Contact details

Address
Cancer Research Clinical Trials Unit
Robert Aitken Clinical Research Building
Institute of Cancer and Genomic Sciences
University of Birmingham
Edgbaston
Birmingham B15 2TT

Sophia Magwaro is the A Team (Adult Cancer Trials) Trial Management Team Leader at the Cancer Research UK Clinical Trials Unit (CRCTU) at the University of Birmingham.

Qualifications

  • MSc Clinical Oncology 2010
  • BSc (Hon) Oncology and Radiotherapy Technology 2003
  • Health and Care Professions Council registrant

Biography

Sophia Magwaro graduated with a BSc (Hons) Oncology and Radiotherapy Technology from the University of East Anglia. She joined the oncology department at Addenbrookes Hospital as a Treatment Radiographer in 2003 until progressing to the role of Senior I Treatment Planning Radiographer a few years later.

Sophia started working at the Mount Vernon Cancer Centre as a Treatment Radiographer in 2008. She was then appointed as a Radiotherapy Research Radiographer at Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust (NIHR Cancer Research Network, North West London) in 2009, where she was responsible for the set-up, recruitment and management of phase I - phase III academic and commercial clinical trials. The radiotherapy portfolio covered solid tumours in all cancer disease sites.

Sophia was appointed the A Team, Trial Management Team Leader at the Cancer Research Clinical Trials Unit in September 2019.

Research

Clinical Trials: Urology, Gynaecology, Sarcoma, Lung, Hepatobiliary, Gastrointestinal, Skin

Publications

Sophia Magwaro. How consistent is breast boost radiotherapy practice across the United Kingdom? J Radiotherapy Practice 2017 Mar, 16(1): 13-19