Naman Julka- Anderson
Macmillan Review Radiographer
The Beacon Centre, Musgrove Park Hospital, Taunton
Naman completed his MSc in Radiotherapy & Oncology at UWE Bristol, qualifying in 2017. He now works as a Macmillan review radiographer helping patients throughout their cancer treatment journey. He also helps provide clinical supervision to staff across the hospital and has interests in radiotherapy research - presenting a poster at UKRCO 2018. Naman is also a STEM ambassador for the West of England. He uses this role to promote the benefits of STEM subjects, raise the profile of radiotherapy and cancer awareness within local schools in Somerset. He also gives career talks and runs STEM workshops for students of all ages at local schools and colleges. Working closely with the education team within his department, they have successfully set up work experience programmes with over 5 schools in Somerset. Naman enjoys competing in triathlons and long distance runs in fancy dress; he is looking forward to fundraising for Action Radiotherapy in the future. Naman is passionate about patient care, promoting radiotherapy and STEM subjects along with improving student retention. He is very privileged and humbled to be part of a network of likeminded professionals who aim to bring about positive change.