Gina Madera

Cancer Academy Clinical Practice Educator

Gina qualified as a nurse from the University of Manchester in 2016 following a prior degree in Biomedical Sciences. She has held a number of roles as an oncology nurse at The Christie Hospital and is currently combining her interests in education and acute oncology in post at the Greater Manchester Cancer Alliance. She holds a dual role at the Alliance as the Clinical Practice Educator for the GM Cancer Academy and as the Acute Oncology Education Project Manager. In her AO role she works with Dr Verna Lavender in collaboration with UKONS and UKAOS on the CASCADE project (Co-design of Acute oncology Standardised Assessment Documents and their Evaluation) developing and piloting multidisciplinary ‘AO Passports’ to standardise nationwide AO education across four levels of practice.