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Dr Simon Lord is a Consultant Medical Oncologist at the Oxford Cancer Centre and Clinical Academic at the University of Oxford specialising in the treatment of breast cancer. His main research interest is in the development of new drugs to treat breast cancer and he is a senior member of the Early Phase Clinical Trials Unit at the University of Oxford.
He undertook his oncology training as a Walport Academic Fellow in Leeds and Oxford and in 2010 was awarded a CRUK Clinical Research Fellowship at the Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine in Oxford. Here he earned a DPhil for his work investigating therapeutic approaches to target breast cancer metabolism.
He is principal and chief investigator on a number of clinical trials of novel therapies and cancer imaging techniques. He is a module lead for the Precision Cancer Medicine MSc at the University of Oxford and a research fellow at Oriel College, University of Oxford. He sits on the Breast Cancer Now Grants Advisory Committee, National Cancer Research Institute Clinical Trials Pathology Advisory Group Committee and is a board member of the National Cancer Imaging Translational Accelerator (NCITA) Clinical Trials Unit.
Areas of interest
Breast cancer and clinical trials
- Simon Lord : https://www.oncology.ox.ac.uk/team/simon-lord
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Medical Oncologist, Churchill Hospital, Oxford, OX3 7LE
2019 Awarded FRCP by Royal College of Physicians
2018 Appointed Against Breast Cancer Research Fellow at Oriel College, University of Oxford
2014 NCRI Prize Award
2014 McElwain Prize (Association of Cancer Physicians)
2010 CRUK Clinical Research Fellowship, Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine, University of Oxford
2006 Walport Academic Clinical Fellowship, St James Hospital, Leeds
Publications include Lancet Oncology, Cell Metabolism, PNAS, Cell Reports, EBiomedicine, Genome Medicine, European Journal of Cancer, British Journal of Cancer, Breast Cancer Research, Clinical Oncology
- DPhil University of Oxford 2014
- FRCP Royal College of Physicians, London 2020
- MRCP Royal College of Physicians, London 2005
- BM BS University of Southampton 1999
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Post treatment communication
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