Dr. Paterson graduated from Glasgow University in 1999 and then obtained the MRCP Fellowship in 2005. FRCR certificate in 2008 , and since 2010 she has worked as a consultant at Beatson West of Scotland Cancer Centre, Glasgow. She is also undertakes a lot of researches and clinical trials. She is also a reviewer for British Journal Cancer and scientific reports ( Nature Research Journal ). She is also a member of RTTQA group for NICO study to review benchmark and clinical cases outlining for participating centers.