Faculty of Medical Sciences

Staff Profile

Professor Simon Bailey

Professor of Paediatric Neuro-Oncology

Background

Roles and responsibilities.

Consultant in Paediatric Oncology, Great North Childrens Hospital

Honorary Professor of Paediatric Neuro-Oncology, University of Newcastle upon Tyne. 

 

Qualifications. 

MBChB - University of Cape Town

MRCP (Paediatrics)

Diploma in Medical Science (Newcastle University) 

PhD (Newcastle University)

FRCPCH

 

Research

Research Interests.

Molecular Diagnostics for improved treatment individualisation in childhood brain tumours patients.

Medulloblastoma.

Diffuse intrinsic pontine gliomas. 

Development of treatment protocols for the resource challenged world. 

 

 Funding.

Action Medical Research

Cancer Research UK (CR-UK) 

JGW Patterson Foundation (JGWP)

Newcastle Hospitals Healthcare Charity

Samantha Dickson Brain Tumour Trust (SDBTT)

Sport Aiding Medical Research for Kids (SPARKS) 

Tropical Health and Education Trust (THET) 

Publications