Research areas

  • RJ101 Child Health. Child health services
  • RC0254 Neoplasms. Tumors. Oncology (including Cancer)

Collaborators and affiliated staff

Dr David Gilham, Institute of Cancer Sciences, University of Manchester

Professor Simone Fulda, University of Frankfurt

Professor Deb Tweddle, University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne 

Professor Muhammad Zaman, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Boston University

Dr Richard Rowe, Department of Psychology, University of Sheffield

Professor Barry Pizer, Alder Hey Children's Hospital



Memberships of committees and professional bodies

National Cancer Research Institute Children's Cancer and Leukaemia Clinical Studies Group (NCRI CCL CSG)

NCRI CCL neuroblastoma subgroup

NCRI CCL new agents group

Medical Schools Council Assessment Alliance (MSCAA) Final Clinical Review Group


Honorary Consultant Paediatric Oncologist, Royal Manchester Children's Hospital

Training Programme Director Paediatrics ST4-8, North Western Deanery

Director MRes Oncology


BA Cambridge 1988

BM BCh Oxford 1991

PhD Manchester 2000

MRCP (UK) 1994


Research interests


PBL tutor for year 4 Families and Children module

Yr4 Clinical Firm Lead

Yr1 PEP supervisor

Yr3 PEP supervisor

Yr4 Project option supervisor

Families and Children OSCE examiner

Academic Advisor

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