Dr Michael Braun
Consultant Medical Oncologist,
The Christie NHS Foundation Trust, Manchester, UK
Dr Braun has been a consultant in medical oncology at The Christie since 2009. He specialises in treating patients with cancers of the large bowel (colon and/or rectum). As well as attending specialist colorectal cancer meetings at The Christie, Dr Braun visits Leighton Hospital in Crewe and Manchester Royal Infirmary. He attends specialist colorectal cancer multi-disciplinary team meetings and has clinics at each of these hospitals. He also runs a chemotherapy clinic at Leighton Hospital, where he has significantly expanded access to chemotherapy. He runs a successful clinical trials clinic and has contributed with staff from other hospitals in the Manchester Cancer network to improvements in trial recruitment in recent years. Dr Braun is co-lead of the National Bowel Cancer Audit. He acted as medical oncology representative for the NICE 2020 Colorectal Guidance and is an author on the BEACON NEJM paper.