Workforce and job planning

Physician workforce The number of medical oncologists recorded in the 2016–17 census of consultants and higher specialty trainees in the UK is:  Rol... more

Education and training

Medical oncologists are involved in the training of junior doctors through the specialty trainee curriculum as well as core trainees and foundation year programmes. The aim is... more

Research and innovation

The specialty of oncology epitomises the concept of ‘evidence-based care’ and the translation of new treatments from the bench to the bedside. Clinical research is... more