Mr Richard Steyn
UK Lung Cancer Coalition / University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust
Mr Richard Steyn, is a Consultant Thoracic Surgeon, Deputy Medical Director, University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust and Honorary Associate Professor, University of Warwick and the Chair of the UK Lung Cancer Coalition – the largest UK multi-interest group in lung cancer comprising leading lung cancer experts, senior NHS professionals, all key cancer charities, British Lung Foundation and healthcare companies. He is a member of the Thoracic Surgery sub-committee of the Society for Cardiothoracic Surgery of Great Britain and Ireland.
Doubling Five-Year UK Lung Cancer Survival to 25% by 2025
The UK Lung Cancer Coalition (UKLCC) was set up in 2005 with the founding ambition of tackling poor survival outcomes and, specifically to double 5-year survival by 2015, which has now effectively been achieved (in England). The UKLCC is now calling for governments, commissioners and the health care community to re-double efforts and work together to raise 5-year rates to 25% by 2025 across the UK.
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