Northern Institute for Cancer Research

Staff Profile

Professor James Allan
Professor of Cancer Genetics

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4435

Dr Christopher Bacon
Senior Lecturer and Honorary Consultant in Haematopathology

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4404

Professor Simon Bailey
Professor of Paediatric Neuro-Oncology


Telephone: 0191 29825395

Christopher Barron
Cancer Trials Unit & ECMC Manager

Dr Matthew Bashton
Research Associate

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Dr Christine Basmadjian
Research Associate

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Philip Berry
Senior Scientific Officer/Trials Analyst

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Professor Alan Boddy
Professor of Cancer Pharmacology

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4412

Dr Simon Bomken
Clinical Fellow & Honorary Consultant

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4300

Graham Bray
IT Manager

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4405

Dr Celine Cano
Reader in Medicinal Chemistry

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7060

Sandra Cartwright
Institute Secretary

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4401

Marian Case
Research Associate

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4345

Simon Chapman
Clinical Trials Co-ordinator

Email:
Telephone: 0191 213 8450

Dr Lindi Chen
Research Associate

Dr Emma Clark
Research Associate

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4456

Professor Steven Clifford
Professor of Molecular Paediatric Oncology

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 2229

Dr Kelly Coffey
PCUK Fellow

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4334

Lyndsey Cook
Research Support Administrator

Email:
Telephone: +44 191 208 4393

Susan Cook
Technical Manager

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4349

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 202 3033

Dr Stephen Crosier
Guest Status

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 282 1303

Professor Nicola Curtin
Professor of Experimental Therapeutics

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4415

Lulu Cvetkovic
Quality Assurance Manager

Email:
Telephone: 0191 208 4380

Dr Yvette Drew
Senior Lecturer and Honorary Consultant in Medical Oncology

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 21 38476

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4413

Dr Phil Elstob
CRT Business Development Executive

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4574

Professor Jane Endicott
Prof of Cancer Structural Biology

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4422

Dr Amir Enshaei
Bloodwise /14M Genomics Integrative Biology Fellow

Email:
Telephone: (0191) 282 1324

Julie Errington
Clinical Trials Analyst/Coordinator

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4357

Dr Martina Finetti
Research Associate

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0)191 2082240

Dr Sarah Fordham
Research Associate

Dr Al Gabriel
Research Associate

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Dr Luke Gaughan
Senior Lecturer

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4360

Craig Gerrand
Honorary Prof of Orthopaedic Oncology

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 213 7708

Dr Penney Gray
Institute Manager

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4343

Dr Alastair Greystoke
Clinical Senior Lecturer/Hon Consultant

Melanie Griffin
Senior Research Technician

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4363

Professor Michael Griffin
Hon Clin Prof of Gastrointestinal Surg

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 282 0234

Emeritus Professor Andy Hall
Emeritus Professor

Dr Ian Hardcastle
Reader in Medicinal Chemistry

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6645

Dr Suzannah Harnor
Research Associate

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6913

Professor Christine Harrison
Professor of Childhood Cancer Cytogenetics

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 2237

Dr Alice Hartley
Clinical Research Associate

Dr Richard Heath
Research Associate

Dr Rakesh Heer
Joint CRUK/RCS(Eng) Clinician Scientist Fellow and hon. Consultant Urological Surgeon

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4300

Professor Olaf Heidenreich
Professor of Molecular Haematology

Email:
Telephone: ++44 191-246-4365

Dr Anastasia Hepburn
Research Associate

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4449

Dr Debbie Hicks
Faculty Fellow/Senior Research Associate

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 2236

Professor Jonathan Higgins
Professor of Eukaryotic Molecular Cell Biology

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7431

Joseph Hoben
PA to Professor Ruth Plummer

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 213 8476

Dr Linda Hogarth
Newcastle Cancer Centre Project Manager

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 213 8454

Dr Claire Hutton
Senior Research Technician

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 7954 138863

Professor Julie Irving
Professor of Experimental Haematology

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4369

Professor Graham Jackson
Hon Clin Prof of Clin Haematology

Dr David Jamieson
Research Associate

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Dr Claire Jennings
Research Associate

Dr Charles Kelly
Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer

Dr Rebecca Kenyon
Building Administrator

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4374

Svitlana Korolchuk
Research Assistant

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4373

Suzanne Kyle
Senior Research Technician

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4376

Dr Marie Lawson
Research Associate

Dr Anne Lennard
Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 282 5457

Dr Janet Lindsey
Research Associate

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 2187

Professor Penny Lovat
Professor of Cellular Dermatology and Oncology

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7170

Professor John Lunec
Gillespie Prof of Molecular Oncology

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4420

Dr Ghada Malik
Biobank Database Manager (CCLG)

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4459

Norma Marsh
Laboratory Technician


Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4389

Dr Mathew Martin
Senior Research Associate

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4390

Dr Felicity May
Senior Lecturer

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4417

Dr Stuart McCracken
Clinical Fellow/Honorary Consultant

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Dr Lynsey McKenzie
Research Associate

Hesta McNeill
Technician

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4394

Duncan Miller
Senior Research Associate

Dr Mohammad Moad
Research Associate

Professor Anthony Moorman
Professor of Genetic Epidemiology

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 2238

Dr Asima Mukhopadhyay
Associate Clinical Researcher

James Murray
Senior Research Technician

Professor Martin Noble
Prof of Biom Struct & Anticanc Drug Des

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4466

Professor Stephen O'Brien
Professor of Haematology

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0)191 241 8882

Dr Rachel O'Donnell
Training Fellow

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0)191 445 2445

Anne Owen
Technician

Dr Deepali Pal
NC3Rs Training Fellow

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Professor Vinidh Paleri
Visiting Professor

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 213 7630

Dr Martyna Pastok
Research Associate

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Karen Perry
Laboratory Technician

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4409

Dr George Petrides
Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer

Nicole Phillips
Research Technician

Dr Christopher Plummer
Honorary Prof of Orthopaedic Oncology

Professor Ruth Plummer
Clin Prof of Experimental Cancer Med

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4414

Janet Price
NECCR & CCF Fundraiser

Professor Stephen Proctor
Emeritus Professor

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7791

Dr Vikki Rand
Bloodwise Senior Bennett Fellow

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4437

Kenneth Rankin
Clinical Fellow/Honorary Consultant

Email:
Telephone: 01912223849

Dr Christopher Redfern
Reader in Retinoid Molecular Biology

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4416

Professor Helen Reeves
Professor of Translational Hepatology & Honorary Consultant Gastroenterologist

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4423

Angela Robinson
Clinical Trials Co-ordinator

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 213 8432

Professor Craig Robson
Professor of Molecular Urology

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4426

Dr Lisa Russell
Newcastle University Research Fellow

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Dr Sarra Ryan
Research Associate

Ashwin Sachdeva
Urology Foundation Research Scholar

Claire Schwab
Research Cytogeneticist

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 282 1325

Dr Ruchi Shukla
Newcastle University Research Fellow

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Dr Paul Sinclair
Senior Research Associate

Professor Roderick Skinner
Honorary Professor of Childhood Cancer

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 282 9421

Julieann Sludden
Senior Research Associate

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4436

Amanda Smith
Technician

Professor Naeem Soomro
Honorary Professor of Urology

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4300

Pauline Stephenson
Post-graduate Secretary

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 2240

Dr Gordon Strathdee
Lecturer in Genome Instability

Email:
Telephone: 0191 282 1349

Dr Natalie Tatum
Research Associate

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Dr Max Temple
Research Technician

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 4330

Huw Thomas
Senior Research Associate

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4300

Dimitrios Tsaousis
Technician (Research)

Dr Julie Tucker
Senior Research Associate

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Dr Susan Tudhope
Research Associate

Professor Deborah Tweddle
Professor of Paediatric Oncology

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 2230

Dr Frederik van Delft
Newcastle University Research Fellow

Email:
Telephone: 01912821366

Dr Gareth Veal
Senior Lecturer

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4332

Dr Britta Vormoor
Clinical Research Associate

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4386

Professor Josef Vormoor
Sir James Spence Prof of Child Health

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 282 1357

Shajahan Wahed
Associate Clinical Lecturer

Dr Scott Walker
Research Associate

Lan Wang
Technician

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4330

Professor Steve Wedge
Prof of Stratified Cancer Med Discovery

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4418

Dr Daniel Williamson
Newcastle University Research Fellow

Dr Elaine Willmore
Senior Research Associate

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4447

Laura Wilson
Technician

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Dr Anita Wittner
Technician

Dr Katrina Wood
Associate Clinical Lecturer

Dr Yan Zhao
Research Associate

Dr Peixun Zhou
Research Associate

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Dominic Lamb
HR Clerical Officer

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4463

Janette Enright
NECCR & CCF Administrator

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 282 1330

Abigail Hewison
NECCR Events Co-ordinator

Email:
Telephone: 07930974913

Tracey Dryden
Personal Assistant

Email:
Telephone: 0191 2418882

Dr Ankur Mukherjee
Academic Clinical Fellow

Zak Gamie
Clinical Research Associate

Dr Anantha Madhavan
Clinical Research Associate

Dr Sally Hall
Clinical Research Associate

Dr Nicola Hannaway
Clinical Research Associate

Dr Zafer Tandogdu
Clinical Research Associate

Dr Tom Creasey
Clinical Research Fellow

Professor Mike Waring
Chair of Medicinal Chemistry

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 8591

Professor Ian Hickson
Prof of Cancer Drug Discovery Bioscience

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James Grey
Prostate Cancer UK Fellow

Dr Claire Elstob
Research Associate

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Dr Marco Salamina
Research Associate

Dr Edward Amankwatia
Research Associate

Emma Haagensen
Research Associate

Dr Wei-Yu Lin
Research Associate

Dr Katarzyna Szoltysek
Research Associate

Dr Lina Hamadeh
Research Associate

Dr Carmela Ciardullo
Research Associate

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Dr Catherine Gowland
Research Associate

Dr Dominic Jones
Research Associate (Prostate Cancer)

Daniel Murdy
Statistician

Misti McCain
Research Technician

Email:
Telephone: 07725947959

Calum Kirk
Research Technician

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 4300

Emilio Barretta
Senior Research Technician

Mark Smith
Technician

Lucy Gentles
Technician

Email:
Telephone: 0191 2088128

Rebecca Scott
Technician

Dr Amira El-Sherif
Associate Clinical Lecturer

Dr Geoff Shenton
Associate Clinical Lecturer

Ali Kucukmetin
Associate Clinical Lecturer

Dr John Leeds
Associate Clinical Lecturer

Barry Dent
Associate Clinical Researcher

Dr Kofi Oppong
Associate Clinical Researcher

Alice Iliasova
Guest Status

Dr Daniel Leongamornlert
Associate Researcher

Dr Sunil Bhopal
Academic Clinical Fellow

Email:

Dr Rebecca Hill
Academic Clinical Lecturer

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 282 1329

Hayley Bowyer
Academic Foundation Doctor - F1

Dr Simon Lowes
Training Fellow

Dr Helen Blair
Clinical Trials Co-ordinator

Email:
Telephone: 0191 213 8440

Dr Ganiy Abdulrahman
Academic Clinical Fellow

Jonathan Aning
Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer

Emily Archer Goode
Research Technician

Dr Saira Bashir
Clinical Research Associate

Kateryna Bilotkach
Research Assistant

Dr Helen Blair
Research Associate

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 2240

Dr Cinzia Bordoni
Research Associate

Bradshaw, Dr Alexander
Associate Clinical Lecturer

Meg Buckley
SPIRIT Trial Secretary

Email:
Telephone: 0191 2824157

Dr Nicola Cresti
Guest Status

Dr Abeer Dannoura
Research Technician

Amy Fawcett
Guest Status

Jacqueline Flynn
Guest Status

Gabra, Dr Hany
Associate Clinical Lecturer

Maria Georgiou
Research Technician

Email:
Telephone: 07543880133

Dr Jason Gill
Reader in Molecular Therapeutics

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 2346/4465

Professor Vasily Grinev
Visiting Professor

Chloe Guest
Research Technician

James Hacking
Research Technician

Zoe Hawking
Technician

Dr Christopher Howell
Clinical Research Associate


Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4461

Professor Helen Irving
Visiting Professor

Dr Laura Jardine
Training Fellow

Simeon Johnson
Research Technician

Dr Claire Keeling
Clinical Research Associate

Email:

Dr Edward Law
Research Associate

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 2240

Dr Dino Masic
Research Associate


Telephone: +44 (0) 191 282 1324

Dr Marion Mateos
Visiting Clinical Researcher

Dr Jonathan May
Research Associate

Dr Hazel McCallum
Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer

Dr Aiste McCormick
Guest Status

Fiona Milton
Research Assistant

Dr Jasper Mogg
Training Fellow

Clare Moody
Guest Status

Ryan Nelson
Research Technician

Dr Ugo Offor
Academic Clinical Fellow

Catherine Park
Research Assistant

Dr Rachel Pearson
Guest Status

Dr Louise Pease
Research Associate

Email:

Lisa Price
Research Nurse

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 233 6161

Professor Colin Rees
Honorary Prof of Orthopaedic Oncology

Professor Colin Rees
Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer

Dr Mojgan Reza
Research Associate

Professor Matt Rutter
Honorary Prof of Orthopaedic Oncology

Dr Ed Schwalbe
Guest Status

Dr Sheba Macheka
Training Fellow

Parmveer Singh
Marie Slowdowska-Curie Early Stage Res

Email:
Telephone: 07498574246

Hannah Smith
Research Technician

Dr Kevin Windebank
Guest Status

Yang, Paul
Visiting Clinical Researcher

Masood Zaka
Research Assistant