Northern Institute for Cancer Research

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. 

Area of expertise

Children’s brain tumours

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.

Cancer Research UK (CR-UK) 

The Brain Tumour Charity

JGW Patterson Foundation (JGWP)

Newcastle Hospitals Healthcare Charity



Publications