Elaine Young

Dr Young

Job Title: Consultant Clinical Oncologist

Department: Oncology

Telephone Numbers: 01772 522699; 01257 245514

Primary Medical Qualification: MB ChB

Other Qualifications: MRCP FRCR

Year of Registration: 1988

GMC Number: 3283259

Career History: Two year Senior House Officer rotation in general medicine, Liverpool. One year as a Medical Registrar in North Wales. First worked in oncology with Trevor Powles at the Royal Marsden Hospital. Registrar training in clinical oncology at the Christie Hospital in Manchester. Consultant Clinical Oncologist, Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (2000-present)

Specialist Areas: Clinical oncology involving the use of chemotherapy, radiotherapy, endocrine and targeted therapies in the treatment of malignant conditions

Specialist Interests: Breast and upper gastro-intestinal cancers

Research Interests: National and multi-national trials of chemo and radiotherapy

Clinics: Oncology Clinic

Languages Spoken: English

Awards and Prizes: Henry Briggs memorial medal, (1998); Red Rose Hero award, (2007)