Our half-day Nursing Workshop has been supported by Cancer Research UK under their Excellence in Research programme. It is being led by Dr Donna Graham (Consultant in Experimental Cancer Medicine) and Clare Dickinson (CRUK Senior Nurse Manchester).

The preliminary schedule is as follows, subject to change. 


Tuesday 16 July 2019


09:00 - 09:15 Introductions

Introductions to the session and the panel – including short patient video

Chair: Professor Janelle Yorke - Patient Centred Research Lead - The Christie NHS Foundation Trust

09:15 - 09:40 Can research nurses really impact on trial design and drug development?​

09:40 - 10:05 The delivery of Phase I trials: the good, the bad and the ugly

10:05 - 10:30 Increasing complexity of Phase I trials: the road ahead

10:30 - 11:00 Coffee break

11:00 - 11:25 What we can learn from paediatrics?

11:25 - 11:50 Research and academic options for nurses involved in early phase trials 

11:50 - 12:30 Summary and Q & A session with the panel and prize giving