Sheffield Professor Named as Healthcare Scientist of the Year

A Sheffield scientist who joined the NHS as an 18-year-old junior technologist has been named as the national Healthcare Scientist of the Year.

Professor Wendy Tindale (centre) with Professor Sue Hill (NHS Chief Scientific Officer for England) and Dave West (of sponsors Health Service Journal)

Professor Wendy Tindale, now the Scientific Director of Medical Imaging & Medical Physics at Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, has contributed to the development of many clinical science innovations that have improved frontline care during her career.

She received the accolade at the 2016 Chief Scientific Officer