Cancer Research @UCC

Cancer Research @UCC

Cancer Research @UCC

What is Cancer Research @UCC?

Cancer Research @UCC is a translational cancer research centre within the College of Medicine & Health, University College Cork. Our goal is to improve cancer outcomes and save lives through integration of innovative preclinical and clinical cancer research, alongside provision of high-quality training opportunities in research.

Our Latest News

Dr Michael Keng, Dr Deirdre O Mahony, Prof Roisin Connolly, Gene Cunningham, Dr Claire O Regan, Claire Forde and Louise Tangney at the ASCO QTP in Bru Columbanus
15 Sep 2023

Bon Secours Cork & UCC Cancer Trials Group bring ASCO QTP to Cork

Bon Secours Cork Cancer Centre and the UCC Cancer Trials Group were delighted to bring clinical and research staff to the first ASCO Quality Training Program in Ireland on Friday, 15th September.  
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17 Jul 2023

'A Night on the Plaza' fundraiser in aid of Cancer Research @UCC will take place on Friday 21st July

Tickets are now on sale for the much-anticipated Night on the Plaza concert, taking place on Friday 21 July 2023. UCC General Services, working with UCC Alumni and Development, present ‘A Night on the Plaza’, an open-air concert on UCC’s campus, celebrating the music and legacy of The Eagles with Dezperado, in aid of Cancer Research at UCC.  Hosted by Elmarie Mawe (96fm), the concert will also feature rising stars Korey Power and Dylan Brickley.  
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Dr Laia Raigal (UCC CTG Manager) ,Professor Roisin Connolly (Director, UCC Cancer Trials Group), Dr Maeve Hennessy (BCR Fellow 2022), Orla Dolan (CEO, Breakthrough Cancer Research) and Dr Dearbhaile Collins (Medical Oncologist, CUH)
03 Jul 2023

Applications now open for 2024 Breakthrough Clinical Cancer Research Fellowship programme.

Medical graduates training in any cancer discipline in Ireland are now invited to apply for the Breakthrough Clinical Cancer Research Fellowship Programme 2024 in association with Cancer Research @UCC and the UCC Cancer Trials Group.   
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'Stealing the flum-flum', Clíona O'Carroll 2023
16 Jun 2023

Art4Knowledge Exhibition Opens at the Jennings Gallery on 28th June

We're excited to announce the opening of our #Art4Knowledge exhibition at the College of Medicine and Health's Jennings Gallery in UCC on 28th June. This exhibition will feature artworks produced by participants in our Art4Knowledge art therapy workshop series in collaboration with MTU Crawford College of Art and Design. 
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