Name

Corinne Faivre-Finn

Job title

Professor of Thoracic Radiation Oncology at the UoM and Honorary Consultant Clinical Oncologist

Phone number

0161 446 8200

Fax number

0161 446 8142

Qualifications

FRCR, MD, PhD

Specialities

Prof Faivre-Finn specialises in lung cancer and technical radiotherapy.

Responsibilities

Manchester Cancer Research Centre (MCRC) radiotherapy research lead, CRUK lung cancer centre of excellence radiotherapy research lead, Early NSCLC Chair of the European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer (EORTC), Lung Disease Site Coordinator for the Elekta and Philips MR linac Research Consortium.

Professional biography

Prof Faivre-Finn is an Honorary Consultant Oncologist and a Professor of Thoracic Radiation Oncology at The University of Manchester with an interest in lung cancer. She trained in Paris until 1998 and took a consultant post at The Christie in 2001. She was appointed as Professor of Thoracic Radiation Oncology at the University of Manchester in 2015. Prof Faivre-Finn is an active member of several national and international research committees including:

National committees:

  • Member of the NCRN limited stage small cell lung cancer and stage I-III non-small-cell lung cancer subgroup (LORD subgroup), 2005-date
  • Member of the British Thoracic Society Guidelines Committee on selection of patients with lung cancer for radical treatment, 2009-2010
  • Member of Workstream 3 (phase III clinical trials) of the NCRI Clinical & Translational Radiotherapy Research Working Group (CTRad), 2009-date
  • Member of the UK Lung Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy Research Group, 2009-2011
  • Member of the British Thoracic Oncology Group Steering Committee, 2010-date
  • Member of the British Thoracic Society Guidelines Committee on Mesothelioma, 2014-2015
  • Radiotherapy research lead for the CRUK lung cancer centre of excellence 2014-date

International committees:

  • Radiotherapy Chair of the EORTC Lung Group, 2008-2014
  • Early NSCLC Chair of the EORTC Lung Group, 2015-date
  • Member of the European Respiratory Society 'Fitness for radical therapy in lung cancer task force', 2008 -2009
  • Member of the European Respiratory Society 'European Initiative for Quality Management in Lung Cancer Care task force', 2010-2013
  • Member of the ESMO Lung Cancer Consensus Conference, 2013-2014
  • Member of the ESMO clinical practice guidelines for thymic epithelial tumours, 2015
  • Member of the European Respiratory Society Project 'Decision aid for Stage III lung cancer', 2015-16
  • Member of the European Respiratory Society Project "A systematic review and guideline on various aspects of quality in thoracic oncology", 2015-2016
  • Member of the Advanced Radiation Technology (ART) Committee - International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC), 2012-date
  • Member of the European guidelines from the ERS-EACTS-ESTS-ESTRO for the management of Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma, 2015-date

Publications

Publications in The Christie research publications repository

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