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Professor Ferdia Gallagher PhD FRCR FRCP

  • College positions:

    College Lecturer in Medicine

  • University positions:

    Cancer Research UK Senior Cancer Research Fellow

    Professor in the School of Clinical Medicine, assigned to the Department of Radiology

  • Subject:


BA in Medicine, BM BCh in Clinical Medicine (University of Oxford), MA, PhD in Biochemistry


Awards and prizes

International Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine outstanding teacher award (2012 & 2016)

Radiological Society of North America Young Investigator in Molecular Imaging Award (2007)

American Association of Cancer Research Future Leaders Award (2009)

Medical Research Society Young Investigator Award (2009)


Research interests

Ferdia's research focusses on oncological imaging methods and his laboratory develops new functional and molecular imaging approaches to detect cancer and early response to therapy, with the aim of translating these techniques into humans.