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National Head & Neck Oncology Meeting


Dr David Thomson

David Thomson is a consultant clinical oncologist and honorary professor at The Christie hospital, in Manchester.

He leads clinical trials and a translational research programme to improve the outcomes for patients with head and neck cancer. He is both the clinical lead for research and lead for head and neck cancer in Greater Manchester.

Professor Thomson has roles on several head and neck cancer guidelines and strategy groups including those for NCRI, HNCIG and PTCOG. He is an Associate Section Editor for the Red Journal and has a wide range of head and neck cancer publications including papers in major journals such as Journal of Clinical Oncology and Lancet Oncology, and has delivered a number of invited lectures at national and international meetings.