DSSG Autumn 2018

At our Autumn DSSG /Scientific meeting, which coincided with the 2018 Gathering Around Cancer hosted at Croke Park, the GU Cancer Research meeting welcomed our new patient consultant Eddie MacEoin (left). Pictured with Eddie is Eibhlin Mulroe, CEO of Cancer Trials Ireland, and Jonathon Westrup, Chair of the Board of Cancer Trials Ireland. Also pictured […]


Pictured at Cancer Trials Ireland’s AGM at Croke Park which coincided with the 2019 Gathering Around Cancer and the organisation’s Autumn Scientific meeting were (l to r) Board members Dr Linda Coate, Vice Clinical Lead, Cancer Trials Ireland; Dr Rob O’Connor, Head of Research, Irish Cancer Society; Dr Jonathan Westrup, Chair of the Board; Dr […]

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 […]

Cancer Week 2018

To coincide with Cancer Week (Mon, September 24 to Sun, September 30) we’ve opened in Ireland the first ever large-scale trial to investigate if aspirin can prevent early stage cancer coming back after treatment. We’re also running our Just Ask Your Doctor! radio advertising campaign regionally and nationally thanks to our Just Ask! partners; Pfizer, […]