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Research Focus

My research focuses on early onset colorectal cancer. Currently I am investigating the molecular epidemiology and survival of early onset colorectal cancer, along with qualitative research into the experience of patients with the disease. 

Research Interests

Early onset cancers

Molecular epidemiology

Cancer survival

Systematic review and meta-analyses

Qualitative research

The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on cancer diagnoses  



Undergraduate teaching:

Case-based learning facilitator, 1st and 2nd year Medicine 


HSC R&D Doctoral Research Fellow 2019-2022

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being


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