Growing up in a small rural town in India, Sri Pothula could never have imagined that one day he would work on cutting-edge research which could, potentially, see a cure for pancreatic cancer.
When Associate Professor Kieran Scott goes to sleep at night, he dreams of fighting cancer… and winning. When he awakens, he goes to work, excited to be working on projects which are bringing his dreams closer to reality.
What do Scotland, geography teaching and CONCERT have in common? The answer? Stephanie Macmillan: CONCERT’S new manager.
In his own words, Michael Barton is very good at compartmentalising his life. So good, in fact, that he has managed to create a workable balance, fitting in a myriad of professional roles around a physically active and intriguing personal life.
There’s a common theme underlying Ben Smith’s career. And it’s not just about cancer or cancer research. It’s a theme revolving around helping people who, despite being cancer free, are still scared.
Professor Minoti Apte has often been described as humble. Yet the word does not, and cannot, do justice to the woman who has won a prestigious award every year for the last six years
Professor Marie Ranson has spent her whole adult life committed to uncovering the secrets of cancer and her most recent research into cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma (cSCC) is no different.
When adversity strikes, it can bring you to your knees. But if adversity strikes not once, but repeatedly, knocking you down again and again, you could be forgiven if you stayed down and never quite made it back up.
Sometimes, one person can set you on a path which ultimately shapes your whole career. For Joseph Po, CONCERT’s Biobank Manager, that person was his high school biology teacher.