Clare Lait is a Specialist Cancer Physiotherapist who qualified from Nottingham University in 2000 with a BsC Hons Physiotherapy. Clare has worked across a variety of settings including: the NHS, privately and for numerous sports teams including the GB junior rowers. She specialised within Musculoskeletal and Orthopaedic Physiotherapy up until 2009 when she was asked to take the lead in developing a service in Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust for women struggling with shoulder problems following breast cancer. This service was implemented and developed to include individuals who had been diagnosed with other cancers who were also struggling with returning to function. The service was able to develop to include an integrated physiotherapy and psychology programme with the help of Macmillan funding and was in due course shortlisted for a National Award.