Joanne graduated from the University of Western Australia in 1996. She commenced her radiology training in 2001 through the WA Radiology Training Scheme, which she completed in July 2005. Following this, she completed a one year Women’s Imaging fellowship and became a fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists (RANZCR) early in 2006. She joined Perth Radiological Clinic in 2006 and became a Partner that same year. She was Consultant Radiologist at Royal Perth Hospital from 2006 til 2011. She also holds a Consultant Radiologist position at Breastscreen WA.
She is Managing partner at Perth Radiological Clinic’s Mount Hospital Branch which operates the states only fully comprehensive private breast radiology service. Joanne is also a member of the Mount Hospital MAC and former member of the PRC Clinical Management Committee. She has also held the position of secretary of the RANZCR (WA) branch.
She presents at national and state based meetings particularly on the role of imaging in the management of breast cancer.
Women’s imaging, particularly breast imaging and intervention
Breast Imaging Fellowship, Royal Perth Hospital
Women’s Imaging Fellowship, SKG Radiology
Breast MRI Mini-Fellowship, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, October 2006
Hospital Appointments (past & present)
Royal Perth Hospital (2006 – 2011)
BreastScreen WA (2008 – current)
Former Secretary, WA Branch RANZCR
Perth Radiological Clinic CMC Board Member
Recent Presentations to Conferences/Scientific Meetings
Australian Sonographers Association, Annual Scientific Meeting, Perth, May 2008: Soft markers of fetal chromosomal anomalies.
Current Research Projects
Imaging features of breast cancer in pregnant and lactating women