Dr Shane O’Hanlon is a Consultant Physician in Geriatric Medicine at St. Vincent’s University Hospital, Dublin. He previously worked with the Macmillan funded project Comprehensive Care for Older People with Cancer at the Royal Berkshire Hospital, Reading. He is a faculty member of the Irish Geriatric Oncology meeting and teaches regularly on geriatric oncology for multidisciplinary staff. He has been an invited speaker at geriatric oncology meetings in several countries. He was Honorary Secretary of the British Geriatrics Society from 2016-18.