Senior Radiation Oncologist
Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital
Dr Lizbeth Kenny is a Senior Radiation Oncologist at the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital. Liz is the Medical Director – Central Integrated Regional Cancer Service and is strives to improve Cancer Services in Queensland. Her main areas of specialty interest are Head and Neck Cancer and Breast Cancer. She is also a senior member of the RBWH Head and Neck Clinic and Breast Clinic, and chairs the Herston Head and Neck Cancer Collaborative.
Liz is committed to research that is outcome focussed, aiming to both improve cure and reduce the morbidity of treatment and has brought together a number of clinical and research teams on the Herston campus with this aim. As a member of the Medical School Governing Council, University of Cyprus Medical School. Liz is also a member of the Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe, providing advice regarding evidence for interventional procedures and the development of a quality assurance framework.
Liz currently serves as the Chair of the Queensland Statewide Cancer Clinical Network. She has served as the Dean of the Faculty of Radiation Oncology for the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists and the President of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists. Liz has been awarded Honorary Memberships of the European Society of Radiology and the Radiological Society of North America, Honorary Fellowships of the American College of Radiology, British Institute of Radiology and the Royal College of Radiologists and a Distinguished Fellowship of the Cardiovascular and Interventional Society of Europe. She was appointed as an Adjunct Professor, University of Queensland in 2016. Liz was awarded an officer of the order of Australia (AO) in 2017.