The clinical lead for the radiology workstream was appointed on 18th July 2017 and endorsed by the Royal College of Radiologists. The project manager for this workstream is Gail Roadknight (

You can read more about the appointment of our clinical leads here.

For more information about what to expect from our radiology deep dives, see the Q&A here:  GIRFT radiology – what to expect from your deep dive visit

Transforming imaging services – NHS Improvement has published a national strategy setting out a proposal for implementing collaborative imaging networks on a national basis across England, delivering better quality care, better value services for patients and providing NHS staff opportunities to develop their career and increase their productivity. Read the strategy here

Clinical Lead: Dr Kath Halliday

Clinical lead radiologist, Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust.

Dr Kath Halliday is past chair of the British Society of Paediatric Radiology from 2010 to 2016. She has been a consultant paediatric radiologist in Nottingham since 1998. She has a special interest in the imaging of non-accidental injury and provides expert opinion for cases throughout the UK.

Dr Halliday said: “I am really delighted to have this opportunity to demonstrate what a difference good quality radiology makes to patients and their families.”


Senior clinical advisor: Dr Giles Maskell

Consultant radiologist, Royal Cornwall Hospital NHS Trust

Dr Giles Maskell has been a consultant radiologist in Truro since 1991. He was previously of the Royal College of Radiologists from 2013-2016. He has particular interests in radiological error and in building and maintaining a healthy culture in radiology departments.

Radiology advisors: Elaine Quick and Lucy Beeley

Project manager: Gail Roadknight