Dr Alison May Berner is a Specialist Trainee and Academic Clinical Fellow in Medical Oncology and part-time Speciality Registrar in Gender Medicine. She studied undergraduate medicine at University of Cambridge and University College London. She qualified in 2012 and has undertaken her postgraduate training in hospitals across north-east London. After developing an interest in health inequalities for transgender patients accessing cancer screening and treatment services, she commenced a part-time registrar post at the GIC. She is also running a number of research projects at the interface of oncology and gender medicine, and acting as a liaison between the GIC and other organisations involved in cancer care.