• xxx

GILBERT, Dr Duncan

DOCTOR DUNCAN GILBERT
Consultant Clinical Oncologist and Senior Lecturer in Cancer and Clinical Trials,
Sussex Cancer Centre and MRC Clinical Trials Unit at UCL
“Updates in anal cancer”

I qualified from Cambridge University in 1998 and first came to Brighton as a medical senior house officer in 1999. I then joined the Pan-Thames training scheme in clinical oncology rotating between The Royal Marsden Hospitals and the Sussex Cancer Centre. After obtaining the FRCR exam I spent six months as a volunteer oncologist in Bhaktapur, Nepal before returning to The Institute of Cancer Research to pursue a PhD in the molecular biology of testicular cancer.

Having completed my training I commenced my current job as Consultant Clinical Oncologist treating urological and lower gastrointestinal cancers in Sussex in November 2010. In addition to this clinical work, I have a number of ongoing projects looking to better understand and target treatment in rectal and anal cancer. I am currently the lead clinician for the colorectal MDT at BSUH and audit lead for Oncology.

From February 2014 I am spending a day a week attached to the Clinical Trials Unit at the MRC/UCL, involved with national trials in prostate and colorectal cancers. I am a member of the Clinical Studies Group for anorectal cancers at the National Cancer Research Institute, developing advanced radiotherapy techniques and the next UK clinical trials for anal and rectal cancers. I am on the editorial board for Clinical Oncology, the journal of the Royal College of Radiologists

UK Oncology Forum 2024

The UK Oncology Forum is only open to UK healthcare professionals. By choosing to continue to enter the UK Oncology Forum website, you are confirming that you are a UK healthcare professional.