Scientific Committee 2020

Richard Kennedy
(Joint Chair)

Professor in Medical Oncology

Queen’s University Belfast / Almac diagnostics

 

Manuel Salto-Tellez
(Joint Chair)

Professor of Molecular Pathology

Precision Medicine Centre at Queen’s University Belfast

 

Cancer Discovery

Eric O’Neill

CRUK/MRC Oxford Institute

University of Oxford

 

Paul Huang

Team Leader

The Institute of Cancer Research

 

Clare Isacke

Professor of Molecular Cell Biology

The Institute of Cancer Research

 

Richard Kennedy (Joint Chair)

Professor in Medical Oncology

Queen’s University Belfast / Almac diagnostics

 

Simon Leedham

Cancer Research UK Clinician Scientist and an Honorary Consultant Gastroenterologist

University of Oxford

 

Ian Mills

John Black Associate Professor of Prostate Cancer 

University of Oxford

 

Jim Norman

Director

Cancer Research UK – Beatson Institute

 

Liz Patton

Programme Leader, MRC Human Genetics Unit Reader

CRUK Edinburgh Centre, MRC Institute of Genetics and Molecular Medicine, University of Edinburgh

 

Sakari Vanharanta

Programme Leader, MRC Cancer Unit

University of Cambridge

Prevention, Early Detection, Diagnosis and Prognosis

Manuel Rodriguez-Justo

Consultant in Histopathology and Senior Lecturer

University College London Hospitals NHS Trust

 

Jaine Blayney

Lecturer

Queen’s University Belfast

 

Margaret Grayson

NCRI Consumer Involvement Advisory Group

National Cancer Research Institute

 


Richard Houlston

Team Leader

The Institute of Cancer Research

 

Suneil Jain

Clinical Reader and Consultant Clinical Oncologist

Queen’s University Belfast

 

Mark Lawler

Dean of Education – Translational Cancer Genomics

Queen’s University Belfast

 

Eva Morris

Professor of Cancer Epidemiology 

University of Leeds

 

Nitzan Rosenfeld

Senior Group Leader

CRUK-CI, University of Cambridge

 

Linda Sharp

Professor of Cancer Epidemiology

Newcastle University

Treatment

Rob Bristow

University Professor of Cancer Studies, Director of MCRC – TUmour Hypoxia, DNA & Genomics – Therapies, treatment response

The University of Manchester/ CRUK Manchester Institute

 

Sarah Danson

Professor of Medical Oncology

University of Sheffield

 

Mererid Evans

Consultant Clinical Oncologist

Velindre Cancer Centre

 

Sean Lim

Associate Professor and Honorary Consultant in Haematological Oncology

University of Southampton

 

Stuart Mcintosh

Clinical Senior Lecturer/Consultant Breast Surgeon

Queen’s University Belfast

 


Ruth Plummer

Consultant Medical Oncologist

Newcastle University

 

Ganesh Radhakrishna

Consultant Clinical Oncologist -Gastrointestinal, Pancreatic, Oesophageal and hepaticopancreaticobiliary(HPB) cancers

Royal College of Radiologists

 

Manuel Salto-Tellez (Joint Chair)

Clinical Professor Pathway of cancer biomarker development, discovery – diagnosis – treatment

Queen’s University Belfast

 

Matt Seymour

Matt Seymour

Chair of Gastrointestinal Cancer Medicine & Hon. Consultant Medical Oncologist
Director of NIHR Cancer Research Network (NCRN)

NIHR Clinical Research Network

 

Dan Stark

Associate professor in cancer medicine and honorary consultant in medical oncology

University of Leeds and Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

 

Richard Wilson

Professor of Gastro-Intestinal Oncology

University of Glasgow

Living With And Beyond Cancer

Richard Simcock

Consultant Clinical Oncologist

Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust

 


Sam Ahmedzai

National Speciality Lead for Supportive Care and Community-based Research

NIHR CRN Cancer Cluster

 

Sara Faithfull

Professor of Cancer Nursing Practice

Lead for Clinical Innovation University of Surrey

 

Derek Kyte

Lecturer in Health Research Methods

University of Birmingham

 

Camille Maringe

Research Fellow

London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

 

Agata Rembielak

Consultant Clinical Oncologist

The Christie NHS Foundation Trust

 

Richard Stephens

Former Chair of the NCRI Consumer Forum

National Cancer Research Institute

 

Galina Velikova

Professor Medical Oncology

University of Leeds

 

Eila Watson

Professor Supportive Cancer Care

Oxford Brookes University

Advisors

Fiona Hemsley

Director of Research

The Institute of Cancer Research