Our funding has been renewed for the next two years, and we are employing some additional posts to expedite our research.
Upsetting experiences of end of life care, including nurses and doctors refusing or seeming “frightened” to provide pain relief, highlight the need for urgent improvements in symptom management.
We were delighted to hear that Dr Kate Brain, who leads our screening, prevention and early diagnosis research has been nominated. The call for votes is part of the People’s Choice award category and the winner will be announced at this year’s ceremony in June.
We were delighted to hear that Dr Hannah West has recently been successful in securing a Sêr Cymru II Precision Medicine fellowship.
We brought together academics, government, statutory and third sector professionals with patient representatives to identify key service challenges and prioritise areas where research can support future practice change in relation to social care for people with cancer.