Dr Malcolm Brown
The focus of my research is to introduce exercise as an adjuvant therapy, for patients with cancer, to improve survival outcomes; prevent recurrence; and assist in enhancing overall quality of life.
Details of any grant/funding connected with the research
Pancreatic Cancer UK
What is your ideal Research outcome?
To establish exercise as part of the treatment pathway, for cancer patients.
Principal Investigator: Dr Gillian Prue
Why did you choose your current post and why at Queen’s?
I chose my current post as it provided the opportunity to work with cancer patients and a chance to improve their survival outcomes / quality of life. I chose QUB because of its global reputation for research excellence.
How have you been supported at Queen’s?
Training courses and conferences / networking opportunities. Teaching opportunities - Applied Life Sciences
In what ways have you developed at Queen’s?
I have developed my project management skills, managing several clinical trials concurrently.
Can you describe the postdoctoral community in the School and at Queen’s?
Where do you hope your current post will lead?
To an academic post - lectureship.