The National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) supports the funding and delivery of clinical research in health and social care in England. Investment in cancer research remains a priority. Last year over 1,000 cancer research studies were carried out with NIHR's support. This includes …
Professor Emeritus Sam H Ahmedzai
Professor Emeritus Sam H Ahmedzai is the NIHR National Specialty Lead for Cancer: Supportive Care and Community-based Research.
He was professor of supportive and palliative care at the University of Sheffield for 20 years, and also honorary consultant physician in palliative medicine, working in a busy hospital supportive care team.
Sam has many other roles including Chair of the National Cancer Research Institute (NCRI) Supportive and Palliative Care Clinical Studies Group.