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Dr Guy Makin

Senior Lecturer in Paediatric Oncology, Honorary Consultant Paediatric Oncologist

Qualifications

BA, BM BCh, PhD, MRCP, FRCPCH


Special interests

Guy is the lead for early phase trials at RMCH and looks after children with all types of non-central nervous system tumours.


Biography

Guy graduated from Oxford in 1991, and trained in Oxford, Birmingham, Bristol, Sheffield and Manchester. He was appointed as Senior Lecturer and Honorary Consultant in 2001. He has been a member of the NCRI Children’s Cancer and Leukaemia Clinical (CCL) Studies Group (since 2013), CCL neuroblastoma group (since 2010) and New Agents Group (since 2010).

Guy is also National Lead for the Paediatric Experimental Cancer Medicine Centre (ECMC) network. He is the UK Chief Investigator for the SIOPEN phase II VERITAS study of two intensification strategies in metastatic neuroblastoma. Since 20143 he ahs been the Director of MRes Oncology for The University of Manchester. Guy has also been Training Programme Director for Paediatrics ST4-8 for Greater Manchester and Lancashire since 2008.