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, […]






Innovation within Oncology

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, […]


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, […]