• xxx

Professor Russell Petty is Chair of Medical Oncology and Deputy Head of the Division of Molecular and Clinical Medicine at the University of Dundee. He leads a research programme in clinical and translational cancer medicine focused upon oesophageal and gastric cancer involving both laboratory research developing precision medicine approaches and investigating mechanisms of drug resistance , as well as early and late phase clinical trials. His government and professional advisory roles include to the Chief Medical Officer in Scotland, Scottish Parliament, Chief Scientist in Scotland, National Cancer Research Institute, National Institute of Health and Clinical Excellence, Scottish Medicines Consortium, European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer, European Society of Medical Oncology, International Gastric Cancer Association and International Cancer Genome Consortium-ARGO. Professor Petty has over 90 peer-reviewed publications, including in high impact journals such as The Lancet, The Lancet Oncology, Journal of Clinical Oncology, and Nature Genetics.