Gillian Oliver (b.
1943) is an expert in cancer nursing and palliative care. Throughout her career
as a cancer nurse, she developed a number of vital services, policies and
strategies implemented in her home country of UK and beyond.
began training at Middlesex Hospital, and has served as UK Director of Service
Development for Macmillan Cancer Relief. She is a Fellow of the Royal College
of Nursing, and has been made a Dame of the British Empire for her services.