Dr. Monica Saini is an internationally recognised expert experienced in clinical practice as well as the medical industry. Her medical career started with nursing and it’s this foundation that enabled her to develop a deep connection with patients. Through this experience, she has mastered the art of transparent and compassionate communication as a U.S. trained breast radiologist.
She has had U.S. radiology training and an additional fellowship in women’s imaging. She has over 10 years of patient care experience and was the Chief of Breast Imaging at Santa Fe Imaging/Christus St Vincent Hospital in the southwestern U.S. from 2008 to 2016. She also served as the chairman for the Christus St Vincent Cancer Committee.
In 2015, she became a medical advisor for GE Healthcare and consultant for ProScan Imaging, as well as research advisor for World Care Clinical. By 2016, she was appointed Medical Director of Automated Breast Ultrasound Systems, GE Healthcare. Globally, she worked on early detection of breast cancer, breast cancer research, and international physician education for breast imaging technologies.
Her clinical insights from 10 years of patient care experience have been instrumental to companies such as GE Healthcare, Worldwide Clinical and Proscan. As previous Medical Director of Automated Breast Ultrasound for GE Healthcare, Dr. Saini’s international work involved physician and patient education, breast cancer research, and product development.
In 2017, Dr. Saini and her family relocated to New Zealand. She is currently focused on public sector breast health in Breast Screen Aotearoa. She continues to focus on patient needs and clinical care at Hutt Valley District Health Board and as an advisor to the Breast Cancer New Zealand Foundation.
Dr. Saini has also served as Chief Medical Officer and is a current Board Director at Volpara Health Solutions. She pairs her clinical expertise with artificial intelligence to create innovations in early breast cancer detection and ultimately breast cancer prevention.
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