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Dr Susannah Stanway

Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust, London, United Kingdom

Dr Susannah Stanway is a Consultant in Medical Oncology at The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust. Having qualified from Bristol University in 1998, she obtained an MD thesis for her work on Steroid Sulphatase Inhibition in postmenopausal patients with Breast Cancer from Imperial College in 2009; her oncology training was undertaken at UCLH and The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust. She has been working at consultant level since 2012, both in the Acute Oncology Service at Croydon University Hospital and in the Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust’s Breast Unit.

Along with actively recruiting patients to the large portfolio of research studies in the Breast Unit, her research interest is predominantly focused on Cancer Survivorship.  This includes the area of cardio-oncology, in collaboration with amongst others, the Cardio-Oncology Group at the Royal Brompton Hospital and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine; treatment-induced Hot Flushes, where she sits on the NCRI Symptom Management Working Group; sexual and psychological consequences of cancer and has completed an MSc thesis on Risk Stratification to Guide Follow up after Childhood Malignancy. She co-chairs the Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust’s Living With and Beyond Cancer Committee; sits on the Royal Marsden Partners Survivorship pathway and has set up a London multi-disciplinary survivorship research group; she leads the Living with and Beyond Cancer Module on the Institute of Cancer Research (ICR) MSc course; and has been actively involved with the Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust’s Young Women’s Breast Cancer service since its inception.

Susie has an interest in cancer control in low-middle income countries and she sits on the editorial board of ASCO’s Journal of Global Oncology, leads a sub-module on Cancer in Low-Middle Income Countries on the ICR MSc course, actively contributes to oncology education of junior doctors in East Africa with the East African Development Bank-British Council-Royal College of Physicians group, and has led the steering group “Cancer Control in Low and Middle Income Countries” meeting held annually at the Royal Society of Medicine. She has just received an award from the Global Challenges Research Fund for a study of unmet need in women following breast cancer treatment in Ghana and Tanzania. She is immediate past president of the Oncology Section at the Royal Society of Medicine.

Founding partners

European Cancer Organisation European Institute of Oncology

Founding Charities

Foundazione Umberto Veronesi Fondazione IEO Swiss Bridge

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ecancer Global Foundation