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24 Jun 2022
Photo of delegates around tables at the JING meetingLast month (May-22), we held the 9th annual Junior Investigator Network Group (JING): Training the Next Generation event. Following last year’s event which had been held online due to the COVID pandemic we were excited to get back to holding this key event in person. Over 100 people from across the ECMC network came to the two-day residential meeting in Sheffield, to learn more about early-phase trial design.
19 May 2022

Improving the efficiency of trial set-up and delivery has been identified as a key priority in the Saving and Improving Lives: The Future of UK Clinical Research Delivery, launched in 2021. The ECMC network has initiated, in partnership with the Health Research Authority (HRA), a project which aims to develop and test revised approaches to set-up of early-phase trials within the ECMC Network.

12 Apr 2022

We're pleased to launch new and informative webpages that will help you navigate the new research regulatory landscape.

08 Dec 2021

Interview with Professor Deborah Tweddle Professor of Paediatric Oncology at Newcastle

08 Dec 2021

Interview with Dr Lynley Marshall, Oak Foundation Consultant in Paediatric and Adolescent Oncology Drug Development at The Royal Marsden Hospital

08 Dec 2021

Interview with Professor Andy Davies, Professor of Haematological Oncology at Southampton & Clinical Lead for TYA in Wessex

08 Dec 2021

Hear from members of the ECMC network on why the work the ECMC is doing around addressing challenges for teenagers and young adults in accessing clinical trials is important to them.

21 Sep 2021
To mark Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, we caught up with Bethan, patient representative for the ECMC Paediatric Strategy Group, about her experience working with the Network and why she is passionate about public involvement in research. 
 
What motivated you to join the ECMC Paediatric Strategy Group as a patient representative? 
07 Jul 2021

Dr Rob Jones has recently replaced Professor John Chester as co-Lead at Cardiff ECMC. He tells us about his hopes for his new role within Cardiff ECMC.

07 Jul 2021

Professor John Chester, has recently left as co-Lead of Cardiff ECMC to take up a new position as Director of Research & Innovation at Alder Hey Children's Hospital. John shares his thoughts on his time working at Cardiff and in the ECMC network.

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