Greystoke, Dr Alastair

Dr Alastair GreystokeLecturer in Medical Oncology

  • Lecturer in Medical Oncology
  • Tel: (0191) 213-8459
  • GMC Code: 4699475
  • Qualifications: MBChB MSc PhD MRCP
  • Special Interests

    I have a special interest in the development of new anti-cancer drugs, in particular for patients with lung cancer. My research assesses the usefulness of blood tests to monitor how the cancer responds to treatment.

  • Biography

    I joined the NCCC in 2014 after 8 years spent at the University of Manchester/ Christie Hospital.  In 2009 I completed a PhD in the usefulness of blood tests to measure cancer cell death before I was appointed as a Clinical Lecturer; completing medical oncology training, conducting early clinical trials unit at the Christie and performing biomarker research at The Paterson Institute for Cancer Research.

    Prior to this I have worked at oncology units in the Marsden (London), Edinburgh and New Zealand.

  • Directorate

    Cancer Services

  • Hospital Base

    NCCC, Freeman Hospital

  • Clinics Provided

    Early Clinical trials (NCCC); Lung Cancer (Sunderland)

  • Name of Secretary
    Joseph Hoben (Sir Bobby Robson Unit); Amanda Gallacher (NCCC)
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