Prostate trial extended

The first large scale trial to test the benefits of using a specialised type of radiotherapy to treat early stage prostate cancer has been extended to include St Luke’s Radiation Oncology Network (SLRON) in Dublin. The trial was opened in Beacon Hospital, Dublin, earlier this year, The PACE trial is being led internationally by The […]

Targets need funding

The CEO of Cancer Trials Ireland says that the ambitions cancer trials research targets in new cancer strategy will remain aspirations if not funded.   The National Cancer Strategy is a potential game changer. Its implementation could take us significantly closer to finding successful treatments for all types of cancer. We are very pleased with […]

DSSG meeting gallery

Speakers and delegates. Michael Conroy, Dept of Health, Dr Nicola Elmer, Senior Psychologist, St Luke’s Hospital, Prof Bryan Hennessy,  Clinical Lead, Cancer Trials Ireland, Eibhlin Mulroe, CEO, Cancer Trials Ireland & Dr Jerome Coffey, Director, NCCP. Michael Conroy, Head of the Cancer, Blood and Organs Policy Unit at the Dept. of Health, Dr Nicola Elmer, […]