Liz O’Riordan

liz oriordan

Liz is a Consultant Breast Surgeon and an amateur triathlete who was diagnosed with breast cancer herself in 2015. She struggled to find advice about training during treatment and used social media to find other athletic cancer patients to inspire her to do a triathlon during chemo. She writes an award-winning blog about her experiences and gives key-note lectures all over the world about improving the quality of patient care, digital technology and exercise, amongst other topics. Her TEDx talk led to her being nominated for a a 'Woman of the Year' award in 2016. She has just co-authored 'The Complete Guide to Breast Cancer' with Professor Trisha Greenhalgh.