Addressing overtreatment of breast cancer
Professor Adele Francis is a Consultant Surgeon at University Hospital Birmingham and Honorary Professor in Cancer Sciences at University of Birmingham. She is the Royal College of Surgeons Specialty Lead for Breast Surgery Research and Chief Investigator of NEO-EXCEL and LORIS and NOSTRA Trials.

Professor Francis is a member of the NCRI Breast Clinical Studies Group (CSG), the ABS Research committee and the breast CSG translational subgroup. Her research interests include neoadjuvant therapy and addressing overtreatment in surgery by increasing the current evidence base.
Date: 18 November 2016, 8:00 (Friday, 6th week, Michaelmas 2016)
Venue: John Radcliffe Academic, Headington OX3 9DU
Venue Details: Lecture Theatre 1
Speaker: Professor Adele Francis (University of Birmingham)
Organising department: Nuffield Department of Surgical Sciences
Organiser: Tarryn Ching (University of Oxford, Nuffield Department of Surgical Sciences)
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Host: Professor Freddie Hamdy (University of Oxford, Nuffield Department of Surgical Sciences)
Part of: Surgical Grand Rounds
Booking required?: Not required
Audience: Members of the University only
Editor: Louise King