Researchers at UCD


Jerome Coffey

Clinical Lecturer/Assistant Professor

School of Medicine
National Cancer Control Programme
King's Inn House
200 Parnell Street
Dublin 1 D01 A3Y8

Tel: 353 1 8287150


2006 - Consultant Radiation Oncologist: St. Luke¿s Radiation Oncology Network and Mater Hospital

2012-4 Clinical Director, St. Luke¿s Radiation Oncology Network

2012-4 Chair, Radiation Oncology Committee and Board member, Faculty of Radiologists, RCSI

2014 - Director, National Cancer Control Programme.

2015-6 Steering Group member, 3rd National Cancer Strategy (DoH)

2016 ¿ Board member Cancer Trials Ireland


Mature national clinical programme with active research focus on

Community Oncology using referral guidelines and electronic referral systems to integrate cancer care delivery.

Evidence-based  clinical guideline development to support diagnosis and treatment of common solid tumours




Association: Union for International Cancer Control (UICC), Function/Role: Member (NCCP)
Association: Scientific Council of the International Agency for Research on Cancer / World Health Organization, Function/Role: Member




Research Interests

NCCP-DoH contributing to EU Joint Action on Cancer Control (CanCon): Work package 6, Integrated cancer control


Team Member & EU-funded Joint Action on Rare Cancers Project ID 724161.