Alison Birtle

Consultant Clinical Oncologist Alison BirtleJob Title: Consultant Clinical Oncologist and Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer

Department: Cancer (oncology)

Telephone Number: 01772 524762

Primary Medical Qualifications: MB BS MRCP FRCR MD

Other Qualifications: BSc

Year of Registration: 1992

GMC Number: 2674862

Career History: General medical and specialist registrar oncology training undertaken in London Charing Cross and Westminster. MD Thesis completed at the Institute of Urology, University College London, and Academic Urology Unit, Royal Marsden Hospital. Currently working as a Consultant Clinical Oncologist for Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Specialist Areas: Prostate, testicular and bladder tumours

Specialist Interests: Chemotherapy of urological tumours; targeted therapy; radiotherapy developments

Research Interests: Member NCRI prostate clinical study group and bladder clinical study group. Phase 2 and 3 studies of systemic therapy in urological cancers, chemoradiation and radiotherapy advances in urological tumours; survivorship

Clinics: Oncology Clinic

Languages Spoken: English

Awards and Prizes: Distinctions in MBBS in pathology, obstetrics, medicine, and clinical pharmacology; Humphrey Arthurer prize for final MB BS; Geoffrey Pegrum memorial fund travel scholarship; British Medical & Dental Students Trust Award for Elective Study; 3M Healthcare Award for Elective Essay; Best scientific paper, British Association of Urological Surgeons annual meeting (2005); Best clinical paper, British Prostate Group (2004); Royal College of Radiologists Annual Scientific meeting junior forum presentation prize (2000); Appointed Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer University of Manchester (2007)