Sara Booth

Dr Booth is an Honorary Consultant, Associate Lecturer at the University of Cambridge; and Honorary Senior Lecturer at the Department of Palliative Care and Policy at King’s College, London.

She has a longstanding interest in breathlessness derived from her first Palliative Care post at St Christopher’s Hospice in London and founded the Breathlessness Intervention Service at Addenbrooke Hopsital. 

During her NHS R&D training fellowship, Sara validated the shuttle walking test for patients with advanced cancer.

Her current research interest focuses on the use of mindfulness as part of symptom control in breathlessness and other chronic conditions.