Our Vision

Transforming cancer services to deliver better outcomes for patients in the East of England

Our Working and Network Groups 

Our Working and Network Groups provide clinical leadership, advice and oversight into the Cancer Clinical Advisory Board.

They ensure the views and experiences of clinical professionals inform all aspects of the Cancer Alliance work programme, taking a special interest in improving quality, safety, equity, value, outcomes and patient experience by driving innovation and improvement.

Working Group Clinical Network Chair
Primary Care Group East of England Dr Peter Holloway
Cancer Lead Nurse East of England Tonia Dawson, Emma Sweeney


Network Clinical Group (NCG) Locality NCG Chair
Acute Oncology Service (AOS) East of England Dan Patterson
Breast Anglia, Beds and Herts, Essex Karen McAdam, Sue Down, Gill Clayton, Harleen Deol
Cancer Unknown Primary (CUP) East of England Ramesh Bulusu
Chemotherapy East of England Karen McAdam
Gynaecology Anglia, Beds and Herts, Essex Bruce Ramsey, Alasdair Drake, Barnaby Rufford
Haematology Essex Vijoy Chowdhury
Head and Neck Anglia, Essex Tom Roques, Jonathan Philpott
Lung Anglia, Beds and Herts, Essex

David Gilligan, Rahul Mogal, Malcolm Lawson

Malignant Spinal Cord Compression (MSCC) East of England David Cumming
Palliative End of Life East of England Sue Plummer
Pancreatic Anglia Simon Harper
Radiotherapy East of England

Tom Roques

Skin Anglia, Essex Andrew Snelling, Madhavan Krishnaswamy       
Upper GI Anglia, Beds and Herts, Essex Vijay Sujendran, Anthony Leahy, Louise Scovell
Urology Anglia, Beds and Herts, Essex Vivek Kumar, Sampi Metha, Jim Ashead
Pan Network Teenage and Younger Adult (TYA) Anglia Amos Burke

Shaping excellence in cancer care - prevention and access to high quality cancer services across the East of England