Rachel Hollis is Lead Nurse for Children’s Cancer at the Leeds Hospitals NHS Trust in the United Kingdom. She has spent 24 years working in paediatric oncology.
Rachel has been a leading member of the Paediatric Oncology Nurses Forum of the Royal College of Nursing of the United Kingdom, and has twice been Chair of the group. She is involved in developing services for children and young people with cancer in the UK at the national level. Rachel is a member of the SIOP Nurses steering group, and represents nursing on the SIOP Scientific Committee. She was Co-Chair of the SIOP Paediatric Oncology in Developing Countries (PODC) Nursing Working Group. In that capacity she has advocated for and worked with nurses from Low and Middle Income Countries in looking to define base-line standards of care and a curriculum framework for nurse training and education.