OUT NOW DSSG DIGEST The most up to date news and listing of cancer trials and studies underway in Ireland. DSSG Winter 2018
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 […]
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 […]
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, […]
Listen back to Professor Peter O’Gorman, founder of the Mater Institute of Research and Therapy for Blood Cancers (MIRT) and Consultant Haematologist at the Mater University Hospital, who appeared (5th Sept) on Today’s FM The Last Word to discuss Blood Cancer Awareness and cancer trials.
Check out the latest on Irish Clinical trials – also updates on TailorX, Prof Michael O’Dwyer’s recent visit to our DSSG meeting, and the JAVELIN, PantHER and Panthera, and TRI LARC trials. UPDATE AUGUST 2018
Save The Date for our Autumn DSSG Meeting which will be held just before the start of this year’s Gathering Around Cancer at Croke Park on Thurs 8th Nov. For now please SAVE THE DATE IN YOUR DIARY and we will be sending out further details in due course.
PRESS RELEASE: Cancer Trials Ireland supports call for trial to open in Ireland to study the effectiveness of the drug Pembrolizumab to treat cervical cancer.
Just launched – the Innovation within Oncology campaign with a supplement in the Irish Independent which features patient advocate Eddie MacEoin who played a key role in our International Clinical Trials Day celebrations and some leading oncologists who are at the forefront of cancer trials in Ireland (Prof Bryan Hennessy, Prof Seamus Reilly, Prof Michael Dwyer, […]
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, […]