Dr Patrizia Viola enrolled in medical school in Italy from 2001 – 2007, where she graduated with the highest grade and honours. During her final two years of medical school she completed an MD on the relationship between cervical cancer and HPV-induced lesions.
In Feb 2008 she passed the state exam and became a member of the Italian equivalent of the GMC (General Medical Council).
Between 2009 and 2014, Dr Viola participated in the pathology training program as specialist register in histo/cytopathology. In July 2012 she registered with the GMC and spent two months as visiting fellow at UCLH. Betweeen 2014 and 2016 she became a clinical fellow at The Royal Brompton Hospital, then worked as consultant histo/cytopathologist at Whittington Health until November 2016 where she was specialty leader for lung and gynaecological pathology.
She has been on the GMC specialist register since 2014 and joined Imperial Colllege Healthcare NHS Trust in November 2016.
Additional languages spoken: Italian