One Wednesday 4th February, The Christie invited health correspondent Thomas Moore and the Sky News team to come and film behind the scenes at The Christie for a whole day as part of World Cancer Day 2016.
Sky News interviewed a variety of our patients, staff, fundraisers and clinicians during the day and were given exclusive filming opportunities including:
- with our surgical team,
- at our Oak Road chemotherapy treatment centre,
- on our proton beam therapy site,
- inside our clinical trial unit,
- in our teenage and young adult unit,
- at the Manchester Cancer Research Centre,
- in our art room.
You can watch all these clips below.
Thomas Moore live from Oak Road Treatment Centre
Interview with Dr Was Mansoor about chemotherapy
Dr Matt Krebs interviewed about personalised medicine at Manchester Cancer Research Centre
Christie fundraiser Jarrod Ashton inspired to fundraise by his brother
Professor Nick Slevin interview on Proton Beam Therapy
Christie clinical trials patient Alan Kirk
Christie Teenage and Young Adult patients Josh and Jen
Thomas Moore live from The Christie with World Cancer Day highlights
Professor Sarah O'Dwyer interviewed about the HIPEC surgical procedure
Christie patient Douglas Sparrow interviewed at Oak Road Treatment Centre
Proton Beam Therapy at The Christie
Christie art room