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Simon Lord


Senior Clinical Researcher

  • Consultant Medical Oncologist, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
  • Junior Research Fellow, Oriel College


My research interests focus on the development of new drugs to treat breast cancer. I also lead a number of clinical studies assessing how novel metabolic imaging signatures may reflect tumour biology.


Simon Lord has been Senior Clinical Researcher in Experimental Cancer Therapeutics in the Department of Oncology since 2015 and is a consultant medical oncologist at the Oxford Cancer Centre. He undertook his medical oncology training in Leeds before moving to Oxford to pursue his DPhil and take up a Cancer Research UK Clinical Research Fellowship. He is an Against Breast Cancer Fellow at Oriel College and is a module lead for the Precision Cancer Medicine MSc at the University of Oxford.