Local Contact Information

  Below is a list of contact information for all the centres currently recruiting patients onto the IMPACT study, click on a region below to find a centre close to you:

  
 
 
UK
 
London
 
For more information about the IMPACT study in London please contact:
 
Miss Elizabeth Bancroft/ Natalie Taylor
Cancer Genetics Unit,
Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust,
Downs Road,
Sutton,
Surrey, SM2 5PT.
Tel +44 (0)207 808 2136/ +44 (0)208 661 3643
 
 
Aberdeen
 
Dr Helen Gregory
University of Aberdeen
Forester Hill
Aberdeen
AB25 2ZD
 
Birmingham 
Tricia Heaton/ Jonathon Hoffman
Clinical Genetics Unit
Birmingham Women's Hospital
Metchley Park Road
Edgbaston
Birmingham
B12 2TG

Bristol
 
Dr Alan Donaldson
Clinical Genetics Department
St Michaels Hospital
Southwell St
Bristol
BS2 8EG
+44 (0)117 9285653
 
 Cambridge
 
Principal Investigator: Dr Marc Tischkowitz
 

 

Study Co-ordinator: Barbara Newcombe
Cancer Genetics Research Sister, Addenbrookes Hospital,
Tel: +44 (0)1223 348078
Fax: +44 (0)223 328071
barbara.newcombe@addenbrookes.nhs.uk
 
Exeter
 
Dr Carole Brewer/ Naria Nadolski
Department of Clinical Genetics
Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital
Gladstone Road
Exeter
EX1 2ED
 
Glasgow
 
Mark Longmuir/ Alexis Duncan
West of Scotland Regional Genetic Service
Laboratory Medicine Building
Southern General Hospital
1345 Govan Road
Glasgow, G51 4TF
 

Leicester
 
Dr Julian Barwell
Knighton Street Outpatients
Leicester Royal Infirmary
Leicester
LE1 5WW
 
Liverpool
 
Dr Lynne Greenhalgh
Macmillan Cancer & General Consultant Clinical Geneticist
Clinical Genetics
Royal Liverpool Children's Hospital
Eaton Road
Alder Hey, Liverpool
L12 2AP
 
 
Manchester
 
Principal Investigator: Prof Gareth Evans
Study Co-ordinator: Jeanette Rothwell
Genetic Medicine, 6th floor
St Mary’s Hospital
CMFT
Oxford Road
Manchester
M13 9WL

 Newcastle 
Prinicipal Investigator: Dr Fiona Douglas
Institute of Human Genetics,
Centre for Life,
Central Parkway,
Newcastle upon Tyne,
NE1 3BZ. 
Phone +44 (0)191 241 8725.
 
Study coordinator: Irene Jobson
Clinical Trials Associate
Sir Bobby Robson Cancer Trials Research Centre
Northern Centre for Cancer Care
Level 2
Freeman Hospital
Freeman Road
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE7 7DN
Tel +44 (0)191 2448779
Fax +44 (0)191 2137430
Irene.jobson@nuth.nhs
 
 
Carlisle
 
Dr Alex Henderson/ Angela Birt/ Una Poultney
Noth Cumbria University Hospitals
Cumberland Infirmary
Carlisle
CA2 7HY
 
Oxford
 
Dr Lisa Walker
Cancer Genetics Research Nurse
Department of Clinical Genetics
Churchill Hospital
Old Road
Headington
Oxford
OX3 7LJ
   
Southampton
 
Principal Investigator:
Diana M Eccles MD FRCP
Professor of Cancer Genetics
Wessex Clinical Genetics Service
Level G Princess Anne Hospital
Southampton SO16 5YA
Telephone: +44 (0)23 8079 8537
fax: +44 (0)23 8079 4346
 
Sheffield 
 
Louise Nevitt/ Stuart Ingram
Clincal Research Officer
Sheffield Clinical Genetics Service
Sheffield Children's Hospital
Western Bank
Sheffield
S10 2TH
 
Australia
 
The following research centres are actively recruiting patients:

·                                 The Peter MacCallum Cancer Institute, Victoria

·                                 Royal Melbourne Hospital Familial Cancer Centre, Victoria

·                                 Repatriation General Hospital, South Australia

·                                 King Edward Memorial Hospital, Western Australia

·                                 Hunter Genetics Service, New South Wales

·                                 Westmead Hospital, New South Wales

·                                 Prince of Wales Hospital, New South Wales

·                                 Monash Medical Centre, Victoria

·                                 Royal Hobart Hospital, Tasmania

·                                 Genetic Health Queensland, QLD

For more information about the IMPACT study in Australia please contact:
 
Principal Investigators:
Dr Gillian Mitchell
Director, Familial Cancer Centre
Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre
Locked Bag 1
A'Beckett St Melbourne
Victoria, 8006
 Australia
 
A/Prof Geoff Lindeman
Head, Familial Cancer Centre
Royal Melbourne Hospital
PO Royal Melbourne Hospital Parkville
Victoria, 3050
Australia
+61 (0) 3 9342 8948
 
Study Coordinators:
Kate Drew and Joanne McKinley
Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre Locked Bag 1
A'Beckett St
Melbourne, Victoria, 8006
Australia
+61 (0) 3 9656 1199
 

Investigator: Dr Jimmy Lam

Study Coordinators: Louise Taylor and Cathy Miller

Urology Department

Repatriation General Hospital

Daws Rd,Daw Park

South Australia 5041

+ 618 82751020

Louise.taylor@health.sa.gov.au

 
Europe

Denmark

Anne-Bine Skytte

Department of Clinical Genetics

Vejle Hospital 

 

Italy

 

Dr Nicola Nicolai/ Tiziana Magnani

Fondazione IRCCS

Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori

Via Venezian 1

1-20133 Milano 

 

Norway

 

Principal Investigator:  Lovise Mæhle

Department of Cancer Gentics / Deparrtment of Oncology

Norwegian Radium Hospital

N-0310

Oslo

mahle.lovise@gmail.com

 

Study coordinator: Heidi.Medvik

Email: Heidi.Medvik@radiumhospitalet.no

Telephone +47 22 93 41 46.

 

Poland

 

Dr Cezary Cybulski/ Dominika Wokolorczyk

International Hereditary Cancer Centre

Pomeranian Medical University

Ul. Poblaska 4

70-115 Szczecin

http://eng.genetyka.com/contact-us/

 

Spain

 

Dr Ignacio Blanco

Gran Via de l'Hospitalet

199-203. 08907 L'Hospitalet

Barcelona

Phone: + 34 93 260 7957  

Email: iblanco@iconcologia.net

 

Dr Teresa Ramon y Cajal

Sevei Oncologia Medica

Hospital de Sant Pau

Avg. Sant Antoni Maria Claret 167

08025 Barcelona

 

Neus Gadea
Hospital Vall d'Hebron
Passeig Vall d'Hebron, 119-129
08035 Barcelona
 

 

Slovakia

 

Dr Lucia Copakova

Clinical Genetics

National Cancer Institute

Bratislava

 

Slovenia

 

Dr Janez Zgajnar/ Mateja Krajc

Institute of Oncology Ljubljana

Zaloska 2

1000-Ljubljana

 

 Sweden 

 

Dr Annelie Liljegren/ Dr Marie Hjelm-Eriksson
Brost/sarkomsektionen Radiumhemmet
Karolinska Universitessjukhuset i Solna
17176 Stockholm

USA

 
Evanston, Illinois
 
Principal Investigator: Tina Selkirk, MS; Study Coordinator
NorthShore University HealthSystem
Center for Medical Genetics
1000 Central St, Suite 620
Evanston, IL 60201
847-570-4652 (phone)
847-733-5318 (fax)
 
 
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
Jackie Powers, University of Pennsylvania
Phone: 215-349-8141.
 
 Prof Veda Giri/ Laura Gross
Fox Chase Cancer Center
333 Cottman Avenue
Philadelphia,
PA 19111
 
Salt Lake City, Utah
 
Tom Conner
University of Utah/Huntsman Cancer Institute
2000 Circle of Hope
#4142 Salt Lake City
Utah 84112
USA
801-554-3525/ 801-554-3942
tom.conner@hci.utah.edu
 
 
 Houston, Texas
 

Principal Investigator: Prof Sara Strom

Yuko Yamamura

The University of Texas

M. D. Anderson Center

1515 Holcombe Blvd

Houston, TX 77030

yyamamur@mdanderson.org

Phone (713) 745-2975

  

Other Centres
  
Canada

Nassim Taherian
Lady Davis Institute – Jewish General Hospital
Department of Medical Genetics
3755 Cote Ste – Catherine
Montreal 
Phone: (514) 340-8222 x 3872 and (514) 934-1934 x 44058
Email: nassim.taherian@mail.mcgill.ca
 
 
India

Dr Vedang Murthy/ Kasturi Awatagiri
ACTREC, Tata Memorial Centre
Kharghar 410210
Navi Mumbai
Maharashtra
 

Israel
 Contact details to be confirmed.
 
Malaysia
 
Dr Teo Soo Hwang PhD
Chief Executive, Cancer Research Initiatives Foundation
Adjunct Professor, University Malaya Medical Centre
Tel 603 5639 1874
Fax 603 5639 1875