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NCRI recruiting for Events Manager

Are you an experienced Events Manager with a proven track record in medical or scientific events and exhibition management? Do you have strong negotiation, planning and organisation skills with…

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Training evolution in Pathology needed to deliver precision medicine in new genomics era

The future delivery of precision medicine is at risk unless pathology training programmes evolve to embrace genomics, warn UK researchers, today (Wednesday). In two papers published in the British…

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Last chance to register for the NCRI Gynaecological Oncology CSG Trials Meeting

Registration for the NCRI Gynaecological Oncology Clinical Studies Group 2017 Trials Meeting will close on Thursday 23 November.   The meeting is being held on Thursday 30 November at Cavendish…

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NCRI recruiting for Strategy and Partner Engagement Manager

The National Cancer Research Institute (NCRI) is looking for a focused and motivated individual to join its team to: Run the operations of the NCRI Strategy Advisory Group and scope out and…

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NCRI recruiting for an Head of Strategy & Initiatives

The National Cancer Research Institute (NCRI) is looking for a focused and motivated individual to join its team to: Support the launch and implementation of our new strategy Lead on the…

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Living With and Beyond Cancer survey now open

Tell us the questions that you would like answered by research People are now living longer after a cancer diagnosis; more people in the UK are living with or beyond cancer. But many people,…

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NCRI SPED Workshop – Call for Proposals

Call for Proposals – NCRI SPED Workshop to help Investigators develop ideas for studies in Screening, Prevention or Early Diagnosis For more information, visit:…

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NCRI releases 2016 Cancer Research Database data-package

Each year, the NCRI collects research funding data from its Partners to understand how money is distributed across various areas of cancer research, and to identify any gaps in the…

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Could you help us to develop an innovative and exciting programme for the next NCRI Cancer Conference?

Planning an NCRI Conference is no mean feat, and begins more than 18 months ahead of the event. The process involves more than 30 scientists, clinicians and people affected by cancer who work…

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NCRI Consumers win Best Patient/Carer poster at conference

A poster developed by our Consumer Forum (our network of people affected by cancer) won 'Best patient/carer poster' at the recent Cancer Data and Outcome Conference. NCRI has a forum of patients…

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ESRC Seminar on Cancer and Employment: Sources and Use of Data on Work Participation Across Europe – 13 June 2017

This ESRC funded Seminar on return to work in cancer survivors is focused on the legal and insurance contexts. In this seminar, speakers from the UK and Europe will discuss their experience of using…

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Could you help to design and deliver cancer research in the UK?

If you have recently experienced cancer as a patient or carer and want to help shape the development of research trials for cancer patients, then we’d like to hear from you. » Find out…

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NCRI Press release, 25 April 2017 – NCRI launches new five year strategy

The NCRI partnership launches new five-year strategy to accelerate progress in cancer research. » Read the press release » Download a copy of the NCRI…

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Against Breast Cancer offering two seed grants in 2017 for innovative research

Against Breast Cancer is offering 2 Seed Grants in 2017 for innovative research that has the potential to impact the way metastatic breast cancer is diagnosed, treated or even prevented. Seed…

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Winter Partners’ Meeting Highlights

Highlights from NCRI Winter Partners' meeting, 19th January 2017 The 2017 NCRI Winter Partners' Meeting brought together NCRI trustees, senior representatives from NCRI Partner organisations,…

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Call for Proposals in Screening, Prevention and Early Diagnosis

Call for Proposals – NCRI SPED Workshop to help Investigators develop ideas for studies in Screening, Prevention or Early Diagnosis SPED will be holding a workshop on Wednesday 17 May 2017. …

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New report evaluating pathology capacity in the UK endorses NCRI CM-Path initiative

A new report published by Cancer Research UK highlights the importance of initiatives like the NCRI’s Cellular and Molecular Pathology (CM-Path) Initiative to future proof pathology and help…

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Pancreatic Cancer Research Fund joins NCRI

We are delighted to announce that the Pancreatic Cancer Research Fund (PCRF) has joined us as an NCRI Partner, with effect from 1st October 2016. NCRI Director Karen Kennedy said ‘NCRI is a…

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CM-Path Industry Engagement Day takes place on Wednesday 5 October 2016

The Technology and Informatics Workstream of the CM-Path Iniative is holding an Industry Engagement Day on Wednesday 5 October 2016 at the Medical Research Council in London. Attendance is now…

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Register for the RCPath & CM-Path event: ‘A Pathologist’s Guide to Research and Clinical Trials’

The Royal College of Pathologists (RCPath) is hosting this new conference with the NCRI initiative, CM-Path (cellular molecular pathology initiative). The event will take place in London on Friday 9…

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Applications now open for cellular pathology trainees to attend the NCRI Cancer Conference

The NCRI Cancer Conference showcases the latest basic, translational and clinical cancer research. It brings researchers together to share ideas and develop collaborations. This year RCPath and…

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Clinical Trials trainee scheme a huge success

The Clinical Trials Trainee Scheme was piloted with the NCRI Head & Neck CSG in 2013 and due to the success of this initiative, it was launched across all CSGs.  In November 2014, we received…

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Prostate Cancer UK accepting submissions for Research Innovation Awards

Prostate Cancer UK is calling for bold, innovative and game changing research that has the potential to make a real impact on the lives of men with prostate cancer. All…

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NCRI Future of Surgery workshop report now available

“Trials are only as credible as their endpoints.”   The first NCRI Future of Surgery workshop took place in May and focused on outcome measures in surgery studies. Plenty of interesting…

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Cancer Research UK to commission research on the UK’s non-surgical oncology treatments workforce

Cancer Research (CRUK) knows that delivering world-class cancer outcomes relies on a vast array of health professionals. They are crucial at all stages of an individual’s journey, ranging from GPs…

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Highlights from the NCRI Summer Meeting

The 2016 NCRI Summer Meeting took place on  22 June 2016 in London and brought together senior representatives from NCRI Partner organisations, industry and patient representatives. It was an…

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Register for the NCRI Upper GI CSG trials meeting

The next NCRI Upper GI Clinical Studies Group (CSG) trials meeting is being held on Monday 26 September at the Cavendish Conference Centre. The purpose of the meeting in not only to promote new…

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Registration now open for ECMC meeting: Therapeutic interventions for cancer prevention conference, Bristol (July 18-19)

The British Association for Cancer Research (BACR) and the ECMC Network are hosting a joint multidisciplinary meeting organised by UKTCPN Group.  The meeting will address the enormous…

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Landmark paper published by NCRI CTRad Working Group

A NCRI CTRad Working Group has published a landmark paper in Nature Reviews Clinical Oncology setting out consensus recommendations to increase the number of novel drugs being successfully used in…

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Now published: CTRad: identifying opportunities to promote progress in molecular radiotherapy research in the UK

NCRI’s Clinical and Translational Radiotherapy Research Working Group (CTRad) has published its review of molecular radiotherapy (MRT) research in the UK.MRT has considerable potential to benefit…

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