Research news

Date: 
17/05/2019

Cutbacks reducing potentially lifesaving treatment options for people with cancer

Cancer Trials Ireland has said that the €3 million cut in its grant is now having a direct impact on potentially breakthrough treatments being available for people in Ireland with cancer.

Round table discussions at the Patient Voice in Cancer Research workshop on 10 April 2019
Date: 
08/05/2019

Irish Cancer Society announce funding support for Patient Voice in Cancer Research

The Irish Cancer Society are delighted to announce that we will be providing €30,000 funding in support of the University College Dublin (UCD) Patient Voice in Cancer Research  (PVCR) Initiative in 2019. 

Date: 
07/05/2019

Summer Students 2019

The Irish Cancer Society is delighted to announce the winners of our 2019 Summer Studentships.

Date: 
07/05/2019

Launching Thursday 9 May 2019: Cancer Nursing Research Award 2019

The Irish Cancer Society in collaboration with the Health Research Board (HRB), the National Cancer Control Programme (NCCP), and the Office of the Nursing & Midwifery Services Director (ONMSD) are delighted to announce the Cancer Nursing Research Award 2019.

Date: 
07/05/2019

World Ovarian Cancer Day, 8 May 2019

On World Ovarian Cancer Day, 8 May, Ireland’s foremost ovarian cancer campaigners, researchers and patient advocates are advising women across Ireland not to ignore the warning signs of ovarian cancer, a disease commonly known as the ‘silent killer’.

Date: 
07/05/2019

Research Staff in Focus - Susan Nagle

Ahead of International Clinical Trials Day on 20 May, this month we profile Susan Nagle, a Research Nurse CNM2 in the Cancer Clinical Trials Unit in University Hospital Limerick (UHL).

Date: 
03/04/2019

Researcher in Focus - Amy Buckley

This month’s Researcher in Focus is Amy Buckley. Amy completed her BSc in Pharmacology at University College Dublin in 2015.

Date: 
03/04/2019

Daffodil Day - thanks for your support!

From baking to brewing, bike-riding to daffodil-accessorising, once again the Irish research community were huge supporters when it came to raising vital funds for the Irish Cancer Society on Daffodil Day.

Date: 
03/04/2019

The UCD Patient Voice in Cancer Research Workshop - Wednesday 10 April 2019

Calling all patients, survivors and carers: Have your say in conducting a survivorship experience study.