HIllary Maxwell

Hilary Maxwell

SpecialityGynaecological Clinical Nurse Specialist, Dorset County Hospital Foundation Trust

With a nursing career spanning 15 years, including several roles as Matron, Hilary is currently a Gynae-Oncology Clinical Nurse Specialist at Dorset County Hospital Foundation Trust. She previously worked for BBC North and was Director at a GP Practice responsible for change, transformation and people management. Her charitable experience includes establishing the Jill Dando Fund with radio and television presenter, Nick Ross and working as Executive Director at The National Endometriosis Society (now Endometriosis UK). Passionate about improving the lives of women with gynaecological cancers, she co-founded GO Girls in 2015, to ensure all women and their families receive grass roots support at every step of their difficult journey. She is also a regular speaker on the international conference circuit on women’s health and gynaecological cancers.

She is a member of the British Gynaecological Cancer Society (BGCS) & Chair of the Nursing Sub-Group
Volunteer of the Year 2019/Charity Today Awards
Oncology Nurse of the Year 2020
In 2020 on International Women’s Day, Hilary was awarded a Points of Light award by the Prime Minister, Boris Johnson