MSc. FRCP Anthony HOWELL
Professor of Medical Oncology; Director, Breakthrough Breast Cancer Research Unit, Paterson Institute for Cancer Research, University of Manchester
Anthony Howell is Professor of Medical Oncology and is the Director of the Breakthrough Breast Cancer Research Unit, University of Manchester. Formerly he was Chairman of the UKCCCR - United Kingdom Coordinating Committee on Cancer Research, the British Breast Group and the Manchester Breast Centre, was the Research and Development Director of The Christie NHS Foundation Trust and the Cancer Research Network. His interests are the endocrine therapy and biology of the breast and breast cancer with a particular interest in prevention. He has published over 500 papers mainly in these areas. He is also principal investigator on several clinical trials, including those developing 'pure' antioestrogens.