Research news

Date: 
19/08/2019

‘We know what needs to be done,now let's do it' - Irish Cancer Society responds to National Cancer Survivorship Needs Assessment

Speaking at the launch of the National Cancer Survivorship Needs Assessment, Averil Power, Chief Executive of the Irish Cancer Society, welcomed its recommendations and called for the Government to quickly put them into action. She said:

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Date: 
09/08/2019

New Biomedical PhD Scholar - Rebecca Sheridan

The Irish Cancer Society is proud to announce that it has recently granted biomedical scholarship funding to Rebecca Sheridan, University College Dublin, for research into blood cancer.

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Date: 
09/08/2019

4th Annual Public & Patient Involvement Summer School

The fourth Public and Patient Involvement (PPI) Summer School took place on Thursday, 13 and Friday 14 June 2019, in the University of Limerick.

Date: 
09/08/2019

Researcher in Focus: Mairéad Cooney

Mairéad is a clinical exercise physiologist with expertise in chronic illness rehabilitation.

Date: 
06/08/2019

On a Tiger Roll: Davy Russell leads an all-star line-up as he seeks Hurling for Cancer Research glory

A galaxy of sports stars to line-out for Irish Cancer Society fundraiser on August 13 at St Conleth’s Park, Newbridge, Co Kildare.

Date: 
01/08/2019

Ewing Sarcoma Research

The Irish Cancer Society is proud to announce that it has granted funding to Dr Gerard Brien, Trinity College Dublin, for research into Ewing sarcoma, an aggressive form of bone cancer that usually occurs in young children and teenagers, but can also be diagnosed in adults.