Medical Oncology



Training Programme Directors - Dr Mark Verrill
Specialty Programme Coordinator -  Dave Roxborough 
HR Officer - Louise Wymer 


Medical Oncology focuses on the systemic treatment of cancers. An integral part of Medical Oncology is active involvement in clinical trials research. Training is across all tumour types however consultants sub-specialise.  The speciality is predominantly out-patient based and medical oncologists are core members of cancer multi-disciplinary teams.



Information for Current Trainees

Access essential information on regulations, study leave, certification, assessment and the curriculum.

Information for trainers and educators

Development and guidance on becoming a trainer, standards for trainers, essential documentation for clinical and educational supervision including guidance for GP trainers,  Trust and out-of-hours supervisors, plus news about the latest courses and conferences.


Potential Applicant

Visit our Recruitment website to find out what it's like to be a GP trainee in the north east and north Cumbria.