Clinical Oncology Research Day

CO research events are held annually in different centres of excellence to provide information on research and academic career opportunities and encourage participation in academic careers.    

2018 RCR CO Research Day: Inspiring Future Academics in Clinical Oncology

Held on 26 – 27 June 2018 at The Christie, Manchester, M20 4BX

Presentations from the event are available below:

'The National Radiotherapy Research Strategy' - Professor David Seabag-Montefiore, The Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust and The University of Leeds

'Combining research with less than full time training' - Dr Angela Pathmanathan, The Institute of Cancer Research

'Defining a research programme in advanced radiotherapy' - Dr Ann Henry, The Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust and The University of Leeds

'Research as part of a clinical career' - Dr Alison Tree, The Royal Marsden

2017 RCR Clinical and Radiation Oncology Research Training Meeting

Held on 27-28 June 2017, hosted by the Oxford Institute for Radiation Oncology

Presentations from the event are available below:

'My Career as a Clinician Scientist' - Professor Anne Kiltie, Professor of Experimental Clinical Oncology, CRUK Senior Clinical Group Leader, CRUK/MRC Oxford Institute

'An Academic Career in Clinical Oncology: Actually going from bench to bedside… and back again.' - Professor Anthony Chalmers, Institute of Cancer Sciences, University of Glasgow

'Importance and Opportunity for Academic Training in Radiation Oncology' - Dr Ben O’Leary, Oncology Registrars’ Forum Representative, RCR

'Getting your Clinician Scientist Grant' - Dr Geoff Higgins, University of Oxford

'Non lab-based Academic Research' - Dr David Cutter, Oxford Cancer Centre

'Academic Clinician in NHS' - Charlotte Coles, Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Cambridge

Please click to view videos of individual speakers

A report on the event is available