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Professor Henry Kitchener (MD FRCOG FRCS(Glas) FMedSci) - personal details

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Professor Henry Kitchener

Role: Chair of Gynaecological Oncology

Tel: +44 (0)161 276 6461


Women's Cancer Centre
Institute of Cancer Sciences
The University of Manchester
Research, Level 5
St Mary's Hospital
Oxford Road
M13 9WL

Fax: 0161 701 6919




Henry Kitchener is a Professor of Gynaecological Oncology at the University of Manchester and Honorary Consultant at St Mary's Hospital and has been in this post since 1996.  The principal area of interest of his group is in clinical trials and all aspects of cervical neoplasia.

Professor Kitchener is a Fellow of the Academy of Medical Sciences , is the Chair of the Department of Health Advisory Committee on Cervical Screening,  Chair of Target Ovarian Cancer’s Scientific Advisory Boars, and  a Trustee of the British Society of Colposcopy and Cervical Screening. He has recently joined the MCR Panel for Clinical Research Fellowships and the JVCI HPV Sub Committee.  He has previously Chaired the Gynecologic Cancer InterGroup (GCIG), the NCRI Gynaecological Clinical Studies Group, the RCOG Academic Committee, and the Cancer Trials Awards & Advisory Committee (CTAAC). He recently held the interim position as Director of the Institute of Cancer Sciences in the University of Manchester, and within the Trust holds the role of Lead for Research Governance and Govenor of The Central Manchester University Hospital Trust.