Lung Cancer


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Advisory Panel

Anne Duffy
Senior Nurse in Solid Tumors, St Bartholomew's Hospital
Catherine Dickens
Head of Information, Macmillan Cancer Relief
Darren Sanders
British Lung Foundation, Information Manager
Dr Jesme Baird 
Director of Patient Care, Roy Castle Lung Cancer Foundation
Dr Marilyn Kendall
Senior Research Fellow- Medical Sociologist, Edinburgh University
Dr Mark Slade
Chest Physician, The Churchill Hospital
Dr Nick Summerton
GP & Head of Division, Psycological & Primary Care Medicine, Univeristy of Hull
Dr Nihal Shar
Consultant Clinical Oncologist, Mount Vernon Hospital
Gavin Wells
Patient Representative

Supported by:
Department of Health
Macmillan Cancer Support

Grant holders:
Sue Ziebland
Ann McPherson


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