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NCRI Newsletter June 2019

Celebrating ten years of CTRad; DSM inaugurated as CTRad Chair; LWBC research funding news; NCRI recognised in Queen’s Birthday Honours; Final call for Early bird registrations for NCRI2019; Register for NCRI Annual Lymphoma Trials Meeting; Call for Project Applications; Multimillion pound Brain Tumour Award winners announced; AACR-CRUK Transatlantic Fellowship; Registration open for immuno-onolcoy meeting; Funding […]

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NCRI Newsletter May 2019

Celebrating ten years of CTRad; NCRI experts amongst Academy of Medical Sciences new Fellows; NCRI at ASCO 2019; Chair and Deputy Chair vacancies; NCRI Group survey on development of Teenage and Young Adults research; 2019 NCRI Cancer Conference; Register for NCRI Clinical Trial Unit Group Annual Meeting; The Early Detection of Cancer Conference; MAP 2019: […]

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NCRI Newsletter April 2019

NCRI and The British Society for Immunology announce newpartnership; Topic for the first Beyond the Horizon meeting announced; Prof. Mererid Evans appointed NCRI CTRad Deputy Chair; Nominations open for the NCRI Excellence Awards; Highlighting need for more formal training and support for research in pathology; Enhancing global collaboration; NCRI at the 5th EORTC Quality of […]

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NCRI Newsletter March 2019

Welcome to our new Consumer Lead

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NCRI Newsletter February 2019

Leading the UK research strategy for Proton Beam Therapy

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NCRI Newsletter January 2019

Introducing the NCRI Strategy Advisory Group; Emma Kinloch appointed NCRI Consumer Lead; NCRI survey on human tissue release: findings published; Register for the NCRI Colorectal Cancer Trials Meeting; Register for the NCRI pathology workshop; Save the date: 2019 Living With and Beyond Cancer research event; Bloodwise: call for project applications; £1.5m grant awarded for clinical […]

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NCRI Newsletter December 2018

Bloodwise: call for project applications; Risk and prevention research grants; Breast Cancer Now at the EU Oncology Convention; Early Diagnosis Conference: programme announcement; Grant call: childhood and young person cancer causes and prevention; New funding scheme supporting clinical research capacity

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Head of Clinical Research Groups vacancy

Closing date: 30th June 2019
Contract: Fixed term maternity cover – 12 months, Full time, 35 hours – flexible working will be considered
Location: London, Angel (please note that from November 2019 our office will be relocated to Stratford).


Please note – we will only accept applications that contain a cover letter. You must submit a cover letter […]

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Investigating kinder treatments in head and neck cancer: The PATHOS study

“NCRI’s CTRad provided invaluable advice and support during the development of PATHOS. Input from experienced clinical trialists, statisticians, funders and patient representatives helped improve the study design and refine endpoints which made a major contribution to its successful funding application.” Prof. Mererid Evans, Consultant Clinical Oncologist and co-Chief investigator of the PATHOS study.
PATHOS is a […]

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Benchmarking radiotherapy research excellence

“NCRI’s ‘Centres of Excellence’ exercise brought the research community together to define internationally relevant criteria for measuring multidisciplinary radiotherapy research activity. This was a pioneering piece of work which has played a pivotal role in strengthening UK radiotherapy research, and was led by CTRad.” Prof. Neil Burnet, Chair in Clinical Academic Proton Therapy at The […]

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