Sara Hiom

Senior Director, Cancer Intelligence and Engagement, GRAIL Europe

Sara is Director of Cancer Intelligence at the newly formed (2020) Grail Europe, the European arm of Grail Healthcare whose mission is to detect cancer early, when it can be cured.

Prior to this she was Director of Cancer Intelligence, Early Diagnosis and Clinical Engagement at Cancer Research UK. She joined Cancer Research Campaign, a forerunner of Cancer Research UK, in 2000 as a Science Information Officer. She led the development of the charity’s relationship with primary care as well as spearheading their health and prevention work, helping to create the Health Facilitation Programme and the health marketing team. Sara was also instrumental in building international collaborations, including the International Cancer Benchmarking Partnership.