Department of Oncology and Metabolism – Dr Amaka Offiah

Amaka Offiah is a Reader in Paediatric Musculoskeletal Imaging in the Department of Oncology and Metabolism. She is also a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.

As a national expert in radiological research into child abuse, Amaka has worked to develop technology that will give a more accurate diagnosis around links between children with broken bones and the likelihood of child abuse.

In 2012, Amaka was the first woman to be appointed as the 2013 Royal College of Radiology Roentgen Professor, travelling the country to speak with trainees and inspire new studies in her field.