Cliona Kirwan

NIHR Clinician Scientist in Surgical Oncology

Professor Cliona Kirwan investigates the relationship between clotting and cancer. Cliona is a Consultant Breast Surgeon at Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust and a Senior Clinical Research Scientist with a particular interest in how breast cancer can affect blood clotting mechanisms and how this phenomenon might lead to new blood tests for cancer or even new treatments. Cliona is also the Chair of our Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) and a member of our Medical Advisory Board (MAB).

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