1 in 4 women on study avoided chemotherapy 

Congratulations to Dr Patrick Morris, Consultant Medical Oncologist at Beaumont Hospital Dublin, and his team for presenting exciting results of the Cancer Trials Ireland sponsored  Gene Recurrence Score Study at ESMO2018. Pictured at the poster presentation at ESMO2018 Dr Anees Hassan, Dr Verena Murphy and Dr Kathleen Scott. 1 in 4 women on breast cancer study avoided […]


ESMO 2018

We’re delighted to be at ESMO2018.  In all, our teams will present seven abstracts and posters.  Pictured at the poster announcing some results of the Cancer Trial Ireland sponsored trial PantHER is Dr Sinead Toomey,  Translational oncology lecturer and research scientist based in RCSI, Dublin. Monitoring the effect of PI3K inhibition on HER2 therapy resistant breast […]




Beaumont Quiz Winner

To celebrate International Clinical Trials Day 2018 the Cancer Trials & Research Unit in Beaumont Hospital organised a quiz among visitors to the Oncology & Haematology Unit. It attracted 500 entries and the winner scooped an Arnotts shopping voucher. Pictured are members of the research team at the Research Unit including Research Nurses, Oncology Consultants, […]





Packing up!

Packing up! The countdown is on – 4 days to go to the launch of our annual Just Ask Your Doctor! public information campaign on International Clinical Trials Day. Watch for an event in your local hospital. International Clinical Trials Day celebrates the anniversary of the first clinical trial conducted by James Lind in 1747 […]


Annual Review 2016

In our recently published Annual Review 2016, Professor Bryan Hennessy, Cancer Trials Ireland’s Clinical lead thanks all consultants, doctors, nurses and staff in research units around the country and our central office, and international collaborative groups that we work with for their dedication and commitment to achieving the highest standards in cancer research. Eibhlin Mulroe, […]