Dr. Laia Raigal

Contact Details:


Cancer Research Programme Manager

Work Area:

UCC Cancer Trials Group

Laia graduated in General Nursing (Universitat Rovira I Virgili) and Psychology (Universitat Oberta de Catalunya) in Spain. She completed her Masters in Research in 2016 and her PhD in 2019. She is currently undertaking a Postgraduate Certificate in Clinical Trials at University College Cork. She has over 15 published papers and has won a total of 5 research awards. Previously, she worked as a research fellow in Spain and as a researcher and data manager in Ireland. In addition, Laia has hospital clinical experience and she has been a lecturer in 4 different universities, including more recently University College Cork.

Laia joined us as UCC Cancer Trials Group Project Manager in January 2022 and became Cancer Research Programme Manager in August 2023.

Cancer Research @UCC

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