Brain Tumour Charity neuro-oncology chair
Leading brain cancer expert, Professor Petra Hamerlik has been appointed the inaugural Brain Tumour Charity Neuro-oncology Chair in Manchester. Prof Hamerlik will bring her world renowned expertise in this area to our centre’s brain tumour theme.
Speaking about her appointment, Professor Hamerlik said: “I am very excited about this unique opportunity and hope to leverage both my academic and industrial experience to synergise with an outstanding network of scientific and clinical researchers in Manchester. My ambition is to build a platform of evidence which would serve as a stepping stone to redefining the care and thereby improving the outcome of patients suffering from this deadly disease.”
A very warm welcome to Petra from everyone at the centre, we are absolutely delighted that you have joined us here in Manchester and we look forward to working with you to drive forward our brain tumour research.