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FMLM International Conference 2022
International Healthcare Leadership Conference 2022
Online | 9-10 November

Ioanna Nixon

Senior NHS Consultant oncologist, Cancer Innovation Lead, and Executive Coach, Scotland

Dr Ioanna Nixon is a Senior Consultant Clinical Oncologist, an academic at Strathclyde University, Business School, and an Executive Coach based in Glasgow Scotland. She has served in National leadership roles as the Clinical Lead for the Scottish Sarcoma Network (2015-2021) and as the UK Chair for the NCRI (National Cancer Research Institute) Head and Neck cancers. She is currently Clinical Lead for Cancer Innovation for West of Scotland (WOS) in the West of Scotland Innovation Hub.

Ioanna was awarded a PhD in radiation oncology at Athens University and completed an MPH at Liverpool University. Her research focuses on novel cancer therapies, quality of life, health policy, clinical innovation, and clinical leadership.

She is an educational supervisor for junior doctors and specialty trainees in oncology and an appraiser for NHS Consultants. She is also an academic mentor for PhD students and a mentor in National Leadership Programmes, including the Scottish Improvement Leader’s programme by NES. She lectures at the Strathclyde Business School on Health Analysis, Policy and Management,  bridging the gap between theoretical knowledge and application of knowledge in real scenarios. She facilitates international workshops on resilience and compassion, equality and diversity, and lectures on compassionate leadership. 

Ioanna is a Founding Fellow of Faculty of Medical Leadership and Management (FMLM) for leadership and contribution to improving patient-centred care.

As an executive coach she is passionate and devoted to support others in their leadership and career journey using a wide range of methods and techniques in a high impact “constructive dialogue with heart”.



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