Our members have also contributed to journal publications over the years. The list below gives a flavour of the topics covered.
Authors - S. Gasson, J. Bliss, M. Jamal-Hanjani, M. Krebs, C. Swanton, M. Wilcox
Gasson et al - PPI editorial 2015.pdf
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Poster presented at British Psychosocial Oncology Society (BPOS) 2015
BPOS poster 2015.pdf
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Authors - S. Gasson, M. MacKenzie, A. Morgan, C. Morris, K. Randle, H. Stobart, L. Turner, M. Wilcox, Members of the Independent Cancer Patients' Voice (ICPV) and the Consumer Liaison Group (CLG)
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Authors include ICPV Member Maggie Wilcox.
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Authors include ICPV members Tom Haswell, Mairead MacKenzie and Maggie Wilcox
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CCB Lay Members Maggie Wilcox and Derek Stewart provide their thoughts on the current situation in patient involvement in biobanking
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Is it me or is it hot in here? A plea for more research into hot flushes
Morgan A, Fenlon DR; National Cancer Research Institute Clinical Studies Group Breast Cancer Working Party on Symptom Management
Clin. Oncol. 2013, vol. 25, pp 681-683
Poster presented at NCIN 2013,
Philip Quinlan & CCB Working Group 3 (inc Helen Bulbeck & Mairead MacKenzie)
NCIN2013 - Data standard poster.pdf
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ICPV members, Maggie, April, Mairead, Adrienne & Jacqui explain their work with the Tissue Bank
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OPTIMA launch 2012 ClinOncol.pdf
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QUEST ARTICLE-Breast Cancer Care-June 20[...]
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J Natl Cancer Inst Monogr-2011-Dowsett-1[...]
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Targeted intraoperative radiotherapy versus whole breast radiotherapy for breast cancer (TARGIT-A): An international, prospective, randomised, noninferiority phase 3 trial
JS Vaidya et al (including A Matthews)
Lancet Vol 376 p91-102, 2011
Service User Involvement In Cancer Care: The impact on Service Users
C Morris, P Cotterell, P Beresford & G Harlow Health
Expectations Volume 14, Issue 2, pages 159–169, June 2011
Opinion: Patient Engagement
Cancer Nursing Practice Vol 10 No 6 p9 2011
The capacity, impact and challenge of service users’ experiential knowledge
P Cotterell and C Morris
chapter in Critical Perspectives on User Involvement. Ed. M Barnes and P Cotterell, The Policy Press, in press
It’s Good To Talk
A comparison of a telephone helpline and website for cancer information.
R Hardyman, P Hardy, J Brody, R Stephens
Journal of Patient Education and Counselling, Vol 57, 2005
A snapsot video of the the 2016 course is now available on YouTube VOICE2016
At the BACR/ECMC conference in July Maggie Wilcox and Mairead Mackenzie were persuaded to speak to the camera. Maggie gave a background to ICPV and our aims and objectives. While Mairead focused on her specific interests and activities. To view follow the links below.
July 2016 Conferences
ICPV members were busy this week with two conferences. The BACR/ECMC Joint Meeting on Therapeutic Interventions for Cancer Prevention was held in Bristol July18-19. The UK Breast Cancer Research Symposium was held in London from July 22-23. Click here for more information.
UK Therapeutic Cancer Prevention Network (UKTCPN)
An update from this new group was presented to the ECMC Annual Network Meeting in May 2016. Click here to download and read.
The ICPV Science for Advocates Course will be hosted by Warwick CTU from 19th - 23rd September. See the VOICE pages for more information.
The Voice, Winter 2015-2016
The latest ICPV newsletter is now available. It has reviews of members activities, meeting attended and papers published. Go to the ICPV Publications page to download.
Call for immediate change to European Paediatric Medicine Regulation to save more lives of children and teens with cancer.
A few basic changes to European Law could speed up access to newer, kinder and potentially better drugs for more children and teenagers with cancer. Click to Sign the petition
Two years on from the start pioneering TRACERx lung cancer study. Click here For the latest news and patient views on this study.
NCRI Conference 2015, Liverpool
ICPV members will be joining cancer researchers from 1-4 Nov, 2015. Click here for more information.
ICPV Summer School 2015
Qualitative Research Training Course at Warwick. Click here for a review of the session.
NCIN, Belfast, June 2015
Several ICPV members attended and spoke at this years conference. Click here for more.
AACR Conference, Philadelphia, April 2015
ICPV Member Pat Fairbrother joined US advocates at this year's conference. Read her review of the event here.
Cancer Drugs Fund
Today (19 Jan 2015) The Telegraph has published a letter from ICPV & fourteen other charities on the current CDF situation. Go to our Facebook or Twitter page for Telelgraph weblink or click below for the letter.