QUB Centre for Cancer Research and Cell Biology
Cancer Focus NI Research Fellowship – 2012-2020
‘Molecular and genetic characterisation of contralateral breast cancer (CBC) and the identification of markers of CBC risk: opportunities for personalised surgery’ – Lead researcher: Dr Kienan Savage. Find out more
‘Functional and clinical characterisation of genes involve in a novel BRCA1 interacting mRNA splicing complex’ – Lead researcher: Dr Kienan Savage. Find out more
Cancer Health Economics research fellow. Project involves analysis of: the costs and benefits of providing a skin cancer prevention programme; a more personalised PSA testing; the effect tobacco control programmes are having on cancer; benefits of the bowel screening programme to date. Lead researcher: Dr Ethna McFerran. Find out more.
‘Randomised controlled trial evaluation of the Cancer Focus NI ‘Dead Cool’ Smoking Prevention Programme’. Jointly funded with the Public Health Agency Research and Development Office – Dr Allen Thurston Find out more
Northern Ireland Cancer Registry
‘Why do cancer patients die in hospital?’ : Part II ‘What enables Cancer Patients to Die at Home?’
Lead Researcher: Dr Anna Gavin. Download the report here.
Concord project: The Northern Ireland element of an international programme for the global surveillance of cancer survival using routine cancer registry data – Dr Anna Gavin
University of Ulster
‘The Musculoskeletal Consequences of Breast Reconstruction using the Latissmus Dorsi Muscle’
Lead researcher: Dr Iseult Wilson
Lead Researcher: Dr Jackie Gracey
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