Staff in the School of Cancer Sciences

 

Dr Clark Crawford

Dr Clark Crawford

Senior Research Facilitator

Clark provides Senior Research Facilitator support to the school of Cancer Sciences in areas such as identification of funding opportunities, proposal development, project management and providing expert advice in the area of Research Governance.

Dr Joanne Croudace

Research Fellow

Joanne Croudace is a Research Fellow in the laboratory of Professor Paul Moss located in the School of Cancer Sciences.

Joanne’s current work focuses on improving the outcomes of stem cell transplantation, and in particular the prevention of the post transplant complication Graft versus Host disease.

She is an enthusiastic researcher who works closely with staff ...

Professor Garth Cruickshank

Professor Garth Cruickshank

Professor Of Neurosurgery

Professor Garth Cruickshank is Professor of Neurosurgery in the School of Cancer Sciences.

Dr Clare Davies

Dr Clare Davies

Birmingham Fellow

Clare Davies is a Research Group Leader at the School of Cancer Sciences. Clare’s approaches involve understanding the role of proteins in cancer biology from the molecular level to the whole animal, by using a combination of cell biology, protein-biochemistry and mouse genetics approaches. This enables her to fully understand mechanistically how biochemical pathways within a cell influence ...

Dr Christopher Dawson

Dr Christopher Dawson

Senior Research Fellow

Chris Dawson is a Senior Research Fellow working in the School of Cancer Sciences.

Working with Professor Lawrence Young, Chris has published numerous research papers in scientific journals as well as reviews and book chapters in the field of viral oncology. As a co-applicant with Professor Young he has received major grants from Cancer Research UK.

Ms Jayne Doran

Assistant Director for Regulatory Affairs, Team Leader for Early Drug Development

Jayne Doran is one of the non-clinical Assistant Directors and team leader for the Early Drug Development team based within the Cancer Research UK Clinical Trials Unit (CRCTU).

She has responsibility to manage the financial and human resources of a multi-disciplinary trials team so as to ensure that the management and conduct of a portfolio of research protocols is ...

Mrs Karen Doyle

Mrs Karen Doyle

Cancer Research UK Senior Nurse

Karen Doyle is the Cancer Research UK Senior Nurse based within the Cancer Research UK Clinical Trials Unit. As a senior nurse Karen’s post is divided between acting as the CRCTU lead nurse with professional responsibility for the clinical research nurses and working closely with CR-UK locally and nationally. This innovative post has been developed to promote the work of Cancer ...

Dr Jessica Edwards

Dr Jessica Edwards

Jessica Edwards is a recent PhD graduate now working in Professor Paul Murrays Group researching Brain Tumours. Her PhD was conducted in Wound Healing Research investigating interactions of the Transglutaminase family and their effects on the extracellular matrix during re-epithelialisation.

Now employed by Birmingham University she hopes her background in signalling ...

Dr Sarah Essex

Research Fellow

Sarah Essex is a Research Fellow in the School of Cancer Science working for Paul Moss.

Her interests lie in the microenvironment of cancers, specifically that of the bone marrow Multiple Myeloma.

Nicola Fenwick

Trial Manager

Nicola Fenwick is Team Manager for the Therapy Acceleration Programme (Haematology) at the Cancer Research UK Clinical Trials Unit, School of Cancer Sciences.