Big thanks to patients advocating for cancer trials at International Clinical Trials Day 2017 celebrations. At the launch Professor Bryan Hennessy called for cancer drug trial participation to double to 6% and the mainstreaming of cancer trials as one of an array of treatment options for all who have been diagnosed with cancer. See HERE.
On International Clinical Trials Day 2017 we launched the biggest cancer trials public information campaign ever. Big thanks to our industry partners MSD, Bayer, Janssen, Novartis, Merck and Roche
Getting ready for International Clinical Trials Day 2017 at Cork University Hospital: Liz Lenihan, Research Nurse, Dr Paul Kelly, Consultant Radiation Oncologist , Alex Hosford (patient advocate) and Eibhlin Mulroe, CEO, Cancer Trial Ireland.
A brief video showing Cancer Trials Ireland’s 2016 portfolio mix; In-house & international collaborations (62%) and industry led (38%).
Cancer Trials Ireland’s Dr Kathleen Scott speaks to Danielle Barron about the growth in clinical trials and their value as a care option for people with blood cancers, including multiple myeloma HERE
This International Clinical Trials Day we will again be highlighting the fantastic contribution patients and their families, clinicians and researchers make to helping find answers to cancer
Important article on triple negative breast cancer by Dr Fergus Keane and Dr Cathy Kelly just published in The Medical Independent.
From all of us at Head Office and our colleagues in our 14 research units around the country, we wish you a merry and peaceful Christmas and New Year.
50 Patients in Cork, Waterford and Dublin to get access to drug not yet approved in Ireland for early stage breast cancer
The Irish arm of a global cancer trial which will involve 4,600 patients in 500 hospitals around the world has been opened in Ireland by Cancer Trials Ireland and is looking for 50 Irish patients to take part.