IPCOR Steering Committee

The IPCOR Steering Committee was established to strategically direct and govern the IPCOR study and has the ultimate responsibility for ensuring that the study achieves all of its aims.

The specific responsibilities of the Steering Committee include:


Membership of the IPCOR Steering Committee:

Representing Urology

–          Mr. David Galvin (Principal Investigator)
–          Mr. Frank O’Brien
–          Mr. Garrett Durkan

Representing Radiation Oncology

–          Professor Frank Sullivan (Co-Investigator)
–          Dr. Gerry McVey

Representing Medical Oncology

–          Dr. Ray McDermott (Co-Investigator)
–          Dr. David Gallagher

Representing Pathology

–          Dr. Stephen Finn

Representing Epidemiology

–          Professor Linda Sharp (Co-Investigator)

Representing Patients

–          Mr. Jim Scott, Men Against Cancer (MAC)

Representing the National Cancer Registry Ireland

–          Ms Fiona Dwane

Representing the National Cancer Control Programme

–          Dr. Jerome Coffey

Representing the Australian Prostate Cancer Registry

–          Ms. Sue Evans

Representing Movember

–          Mr. Paul Villanti

Representing the Irish Cancer Society

–          Dr Isabella Bray

Representing Molecular Medicine Ireland

–          Dr Áine Murphy (IPCOR Project Manager)

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