Prof Corinne Faivre-FinnFRCR, MD, PhD

Professor of Thoracic Radiation Oncology & Honorary Consultant Clinical Oncology

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Professor of Thoracic Radiation Oncology, University of Manchester and Honorary Consultant Clinical Oncologist at The Christie NHS Foundation Trust.

Biography

Corinne Faivre-Finn, FRCR, MD, PhD, is a Professor of Thoracic Radiation Oncology at the Division of Molecular and Cancer Sciences (University of Manchester) and Honorary Consultant Clinical Oncologist (The Christie NHS Foundation Trust, Manchester) with a specialist interest in lung cancer. Prof Faivre-Finn trained in Paris until 1998 and accepted a consultant post at The Christie in 2001. Her interests lie in the development of adanced radiotherapy techniques and combined modality treatments for stage III non small-cell lung cancer and limited disease small-cell lung cancer.

Social responsibility

CRUK fundraising

Qualifications

FRCR

MD

PhD

Memberships of committees and professional bodies

She is involved in several national and international research committees including:

  • Early disease Chair of the European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer (EORTC) Lung Group,  2015 – date
  • Radiotherapy Chair of the European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer (EORTC) Lung Group,  2008 – 2014
  • Radiotherapy Research lead of the CRUK lung cancer centre of excellence, 2014 - date
  • Lung Disease Site Coordinator of the Elekta and Philips MR linac Research Consortium
  • Manchester Cancer Research Centre (MCRC) radiotherapy research lead, 2012 – date
  • Member of the Advanced Radiation Technology (ART) Committee – International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC), 2012-date
  • Member of the ESMO Lung Cancer Consensus Conference, 2013-2014
  • Member of the European Respiratory Society ‘European Initiative for Quality Management in Lung Cancer Care task force’, 2010-2013
  • Member of the European Respiratory Society ‘Fitness for radical therapy in lung cancer task force’, 2008 – 2009
  • Member of the NCRN limited stage small cell lung cancer and stage I-III non-small-cell lung cancer subgroup (LORD subgroup), 2005-date
  • Member of Workstream 3 (phase III clinical trials) of the NCRI Clinical & Translational Radiotherapy Research Working Group (CTRad), 2009-date

  • Member of the British Thoracic Oncology Group Steering Committee, 2010-date

  • Member of the British Thoracic Society Guidelines Committee on Mesothelioma, 2014-2016

  • Radiotherapy research lead for the CRUK lung cancer centre of excellence, 2014-date

  • CRUK Clinical Expert Review Panel, 2015-date

External positions

Chair early disease Lung Cancer Group, EORTC (European Organisation for Research & Treatment of Cancer)

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Research Networks and Beacons

Biology, Medicine and Health (BMH) Domains

Keywords

  • Lung cancer, radiotherapy

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