Professor Anthony Howell

The University of Manchester / The Christie NHS Foundation Trust

Tony Howell is Professor of Medical Oncology at the University of Manchester at The Nightingale Breast Screening Centre and the Manchester Cancer Research Centre. His major interest is in the biology of the breast and breast cancer and improving approaches to prevention of the disease and has written, with colleagues, over 700 papers mainly on these subjects.

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Improving risk estimation of breast cancer

Precise estimation of risk of breast cancer is important to define approaches to prevention of the disease. This seminar will illustrate how mammographic density and breast cancer risk associated single nucleotide polymorphisms improve prediction.


  • Malcolm Wilson: Speaking at the Oncology Convention

    Malcolm Wilson
    The Colorectal & Peritoneal Oncology Centre, The Christie Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Manchester

    Cytoreduction and HIPEC in the treatment of peritoneal disease from appendiceal and colorectal tumours

  • Dr Qamar Ghafoor: Speaking at the Oncology Convention

    Dr Qamar Ghafoor
    University Hospital Birmingham

    Stereotactive Radiotherapy Treatment for Primary Lung Cancers, and Oligometastasis to the Lungs.

  • Dr Khurum Khan: Speaking at the Oncology Convention

    Dr Khurum Khan
    University College London Hospitals

    Translational research in GI Oncology- how to make progress?

  • Dr Abeer Shabaan: Speaking at the Oncology Convention

    Dr Abeer Shabaan
    Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham & University of Birmingham

    Breast Pathology: Assessing tumour response to neoadjuvant chemotherapy and endocrine therapy– Pathological considerations

  • Dr Catherine Coyle: Speaking at the Oncology Convention

    Dr Catherine Coyle
    Christie Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

    Prostate Cancer- the non surgical oncologists view