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We're hiring!

We are hiring

We are looking for a new Research Assistant to join the team here at SHORE-C. To find out more about the role and how to apply follow the link below.
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News item posted 26/01/2024

Dame Lesley presents at the UK Interdisciplinary Breast Cancer Symposium

Prof Dame Lesley presenting at IBBCS Birmingham Jan 2024

Professor Dame Lesley Fallowfield presenting SHORE-C research on health care professionals' communication with patients about genomic and genetic testing. Treatment of breast cancer has for many years been dependent on the interaction of professionals from many disciplines. The UKIBCS gives all those with an active interest in breast cancer research and treatment an opportunity to consider and discuss how the latest advances may impact upon their and others areas of expertise.

News item posted 24/01/2024

Dr Harder presents at Belgium Society Conference

Belgium Society of Senology Conference Logo

Dr Helena Harder, one of our Senior Research Fellows attended and presented at the Belgium Society of Senology Conference: Breast Cancer Survivorship on the 13th January. The conference invited a range of professionals internationally to discuss survivorship following local and systemic treatment of breast cancer. Dr Harder gave a talk entitled Supportive interventions to manage side-effects and improve survivorship.

News item posted 23/01/2024

SHORE-C at Bench2Bedisde

SHORE-C team at B2B

The SHORE-C team were at the BSMS Bench to Bedside Cancer Research Conference (19th January 2024) presenting several posters as well as a talk from Professor Dame Lesley Fallowfield on "Talking about genetic testing in breast cancer".

News item posted 23/01/2024

Anna Welcomes Baby Girl

Beatrice - Annas Baby

Anna, our assistant administrator is happy to announce the birth of her baby girl Beatrice, born at 10pm on Christmas Eve. Both mum and baby are doing well. We wish Anna and her family well during this special time.

News item posted 15/01/2024

Professor Fallowfield to Present at Cancer Pain Academy


Professor Dame Lesley Fallowfield will soon be travelling to Rome, Italy to present at the Cancer Pain Academy. The conference programme aims to help health care professionals improve the quality of pain management and deepen their holistic approach in care. Professor Fallowfield's presentation will be entitled "Communication with patients: dos and donts" View the conference webpage here

News item posted 12/12/2023

Patient Centricity & Engagement Conference

Professor Dame Lesley Fallowfield with colleagues at the conference.

Professor Dame Lesley Fallowfld recently attended the Amsterdam Patient Centricity & Engagement Conference. Professor Fallowfield delivered a presentation with Victoria Harvey-Jones (Associate Director of Medscape Oncology Global) entitled Closing The Gaps in Patient-Centricity: Revolutionising Medical Education for HCPs. View the conference website here for more information

News item posted 11/12/2023

Welcome Niomie!


We welcomed our newest member of staff, Niomie Wogan, to the team last week. Niomie is our new admin assistant so you will see her sitting in the front office if you come to visit. Niomie's Profile

News item posted 08/12/2023

Farewell to our old website

autumn leaves from the last banner on the old site

Our old website has served us well for nearly 10 years, but it was time to move on. Please see here for our previous SHORE-C Website

News item posted 07/12/2023

Planting the Seeds for Future Women Leaders in Medicine

Hear From Her: Lesley Fallowfield

Professor Dame Lesley Fallowfield was recently invited to speak as part of Medscape Education's The Women in Healthcare Leadership Podcast Series. The series explores the qualities needed to be a great leader in oncology and challenges the lack of recognition given to women in the health sector. The podcast's aim is to amplify women's voices in healthcare and advocate for gender diversity and equity of access to life-transforming research and medicines. Professor Fallowfield's episode is entitled: It's Time to Hear From Her: Planting the Seeds for Future Women Leaders in Medicine. The full podcast is available to listen to here: Planting the Seeds for Future Women Leaders in Medicine (

News item posted 29/11/2023

Winning poster at ABC7

Val and Lesley at the ABC conference

Professsor Dame Lesley Fallowfield and Professor Val Jenkins are at the Advance Breast Cancer Conference in Lisbon this week (9th-11th November). Val's poster has won a best poster prize! ABC7, Lisbon, November 2023

News item posted 09/11/2023

Anna's Baby Shower

Anna with delicious treats!

Anna Neri, our Assistant Administrator, is leaving us for a while to have a baby. We enjoyed her delicious cooking at lunchtime today. We will miss her, but wish her the best of luck and all happiness with her baby daughter!

News item posted 07/11/2023