Dr Marketa Skala is the Director of the W.P. Holman Clinic at the Royal Hobart Hospital. She trained at the St. Vincent’s, Prince of Wales and Liverpool hospitals in Sydney. Dr Skala’s research focuses on genito-urinary malignancy, with particular emphasis on prostate cancer and new technology. She completed a GU Fellowship at the Princess Margaret Hospital in Toronto, Canada and worked as a consultant in Halifax, Nova Scotia before taking up a position in Hobart. She introduced imageguided radiotherapy to the WP Holman clinic in Hobart and is the director of the Tasmanian Prostate Cancer outcomes research database.