Dr Ellen Copson (Chair) BSc, MBBS, MRCP, PhD
Associate Professor of Medical Oncology, University of Southampton
Cancer Lead, Central and South Genomics Laboratory Hub
Dr Copson is Associate Professor and Honorary Consultant in Medical Oncology at the University of Southampton, where she treats patients with early and advanced breast cancer. She developed her interest in cancer genomics following a PhD investigating heritable breast cancer. Dr Copson has been Co-Chair of the Wessex Molecular Tumour Board since 2017 and Cancer Lead of the West Midlands, Oxford, and Central and South Genomic Laboratory Hub since October 2021. She is the Oncology Advisor for the educational workstream of the ‘CanGene-CanVar’ research programme and Oncology Lead for the Health Education England GeNotes educational resource initiative.