Professor in Cancer Care, Institute of Nursing and Health Research, Ulster University
Professor Eilís McCaughan RN, BSc (Hons), PhD, PCDHE, RT, Dip Oncol Nur, UoM sexual health cert.
Professor Eilís McCaughan is a Professor in Cancer Care in the Institute of Nursing and Health Research at the Ulster University.
Following a career in cancer nursing, Eilís has led developments in education programmes for cancer nurse specialists. She has published widely on cancer care and is a member of several editorial boards. She is actively involved in cancer care developments at local, national and international levels. Professor McCaughan leads cancer care research in Ulster and has received over £1.5 million in research funding. She is involved with many cancer care projects on information and support needs of people with cancer. Eilís is currently leading an international research programme in the UK, the US and Canada, which aims to improve the sexual health of men, and their partners, after a prostate cancer diagnosis.