Dr Judy Boughey
Judy C. Boughey, M.D., is a breast surgeon and Professor of Surgery at Mayo Clinic. She is Vice Chair for Research in the Department of Surgery and Medical Director of Surgical Clinical Research Office. Dr. Boughey is the Breast Surgery Fellowship Program Director. She is Publications Committee Chair for the American Society of Breast Surgeons and Education Committee chair for the American College of Surgeons Clinical Research Program
Dr. Boughey attended Trinity Hall at the University of Cambridge where she studied physiology, and medical school at University of Cambridge. She then moved to the USA and completed general surgery residency at the University of South Carolina and breast surgical oncology fellowship at M.D. Anderson Cancer Center.
Dr. Boughey is a passionate researcher and has led multiple national clinical trials; ACOSOG Z1071 evaluating SLN surgery in patients with node positive breast cancer treated with neoadjuvant chemotherapy, ACOSOG Z11102 evaluating breast conservation in women with multiple ipsilateral breast tumors and ALLIANCE A11202 comparing axillary dissection to axillary radiation for patients with node positive disease after neoadjuvant chemotherapy. She is author of over 180 peer-reviewed papers.