HSST — Molecular Pathology of Acquired Disease

A feasibility study evaluating the use of circulating tumour DNA in genetic tests, as a proxy for brain cancer biopsy samples

  • Dr Ros Ganderton
  • University Hospital Southampton
HSST — Clinical Biochemistry

A novel LC-MS/MS approach for the measurement of urine oxalate metabolites using isotopic internal calibration

  • Laura Cook
  • Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust
HSST — Radiotherapy Physics

Adaptive radiotherapy for high-risk prostate cancer using multiparametric MRI (ARPC-MRI) – a feasibility study

  • Angela Turnbull
  • Mount Vernon Cancer Centre
HSST — Rehabilitation Engineering

An investigation into an objective measure of muscle quality, function and ability

  • Stephanie Wentworth
  • Cardiff and Vale University Health Board
HSST — Radiotherapy Physics

Application of radiomics to radiotherapy planning CT scans in non small cell lung cancer

  • Paul Roxby
  • Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
HSST — Radiotherapy Physics

Automated radiotherapy treatment planning for head and neck cancer patients

  • Simon Temple
  • The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre
HSST — Imaging (Ionising Radiation)

Calculation of patient doses for diagnostic and interventional radiology procedures undertaken using Cone Beam Computed Tomography

  • Peter McGookin
  • University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust
HSST — Radiotherapy Physics

Can electromagnetic tracking be used to enhance treatment accuracy and aid applicator insertion in HDR brachytherapy?

  • Aaron Huckle
  • University Hospitals Southampton NHS Trust
HSST — Imaging (Ionising Radiation)

Characterisation and Assessment of a Novel Technology (Flat Panel X-ray Sources)

  • Matthew Rowlandson
  • Royal Surrey County Hospital
HSST — Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics

Definitive Human Neutrophil Antigen allele assignment using Next Generation Sequencing

  • Tom Browne
  • NHS Blood and Transplant - Filton
HSST — Radiotherapy Physics

Detectability and Dosimetric Impact of Control Point Variation in Volumetric Arc Radiotherapy Treatments

  • Aaron Bedder
  • University Hospitals Leicester
HSST — Imaging (Ionising Radiation)

Determining how best to inform patients of the risk associated with medical radiation exposures

  • Elizabeth Davies
  • Leicester
HSST — Genetics

Development and clinical application of universal haplotype-based non-invasive prenatal diagnosis for single gene disorders

  • Jennie Dring
  • Birmingham Women's and Children's NHS Foundation Trust
HSST — Radiotherapy Physics

Development and validation of an NTCP model for long term Xerostomia following Head and Neck Radiotherapy

  • David Lines
  • The Christie NHS Foundation Trust
HSST — Genetics

Development of a Diagnostic Service for Comprehensive Assessment of De Novo Variants

  • Jonathan Williams
  • Oxford Regional Genetics Laboratories
HSST — Respiratory and Sleep Sciences

Development of normal ranges for cardiopulmonary exercise testing performed using arm ergometry

  • Joanna Shakespeare
  • University Hospital Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust
HSST — Radiation Safety Physics

Dose and image quality implications of using dual/multi energy computed tomography in paediatric imaging

  • Kirsten Hodgson
  • University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust
HSST — Radiotherapy Physics

Evaluating robust optimisation for 4DCT in volumetric modulated arc therapy (VMAT) planning

  • Zoe Walker
  • University Hospital Coventry
HSST — Radiotherapy Physics

Evaluation and quality assurance of the Varian Ethos Adaptive Radiotherapy system using deformable dosimetric phantoms

  • Matt Jones
  • The Royal Surrey NHS Foundation Trust
HSST — Radiotherapy Physics

Evaluation of radiotherapy treatment plan quality using model based predictions

  • Philip Tudhope
  • University Hospitals of North Midlands
HSST — Haematology and Transfusion Science

Evaluation of the provision of fresh compatible platelets for haematology patients who have become refractory to random platelet transfusions

  • Samantha Reynolds
  • Plymouth University Hospital
HSST — Radiotherapy Physics

Feasibility of using Varian Iterative Cone Beam CT to introduce a “Plan of the Day” Cervix radiotherapy technique

  • Ann-Marie Moran
  • Clatterbridge Cancer Centre NHS Foundation Trust
HSST — Audiology

Hearing in Visually Impaired Children

  • Claire Lingard
  • Birmingham
HSST — Imaging (Ionising Radiation)

Immersive 360 video to reduce patient anxiety in PET/CT

  • Michael Barnard
  • Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
HSST — Imaging (Ionising Radiation)

Implementation of dosimetry for patients with thyroid carcinoma undergoing I-131 therapy

  • Fiona Barrack
  • Royal Surrey County Hospital
HSST — Radiotherapy Physics

Improved SRS planning and delivery for treatment of multiple targets using novel techniques in single isocentre VMAT

  • Kirsty Blythe
  • Guys and St Thomas NHS Foundation Trust
HSST — Imaging (Ionising Radiation)

Iterative reconstruction techniques in low dose computed tomography applications

  • Laurence King
  • Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust
HSST — Genetics

Monitoring of Organ Transplants (MOAT) study

  • Drew Ellershaw
  • North Thames Genomic Laboratory Hub
HSST — Imaging (Ionising Radiation)

Monte Carlo simulation of skin dose distribution from interventional cardiology procedures

  • David Platten
  • United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust
HSST — Radiotherapy Physics

Multiple Simultaneous Organ Knowledge Based Treatment Planning

  • Matthew Jones
  • University Hospital Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust
HSST — Cardiac Science

Optimal Programming for Cardiac Resynchronisation Therapy

  • Lucy Broadhurst
  • Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust
HSST — Imaging (Ionising Radiation)

Optimisation of coronary angiography on new generation computed tomography scanners

  • Andrew Shah
  • Mount Vernon Cancer Centre
HSST — Radiotherapy Physics

Planning and treatment of multiple lung lesions using SABR

  • James Earley
  • Royal Surrey Foundation Trust Hospital
HSST — Imaging (Ionising Radiation)

Quantification of Lu-177 on a Cadnium Zinc Telluride Gamma Camera

  • Anna Chilcott
  • Royal Surrey County Hospital, Guildford
HSST — Imaging (Ionising Radiation)

Radiosynovectomy in paediatric patients with haemophilic synovitis: can dosimetry tools optimise the administered activity and administration protocol?

  • Leanne Price
  • Barts Health NHS Trust & Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Foundation Trust
HSST — Imaging (Non-Ionising Radiation)

Reducing the Dependence of an MRI Department on Gadolinium Based Contrast Agents for Angiographic Techniques

  • Harry Poole
  • University Hospitals of North Midlands
HSST — Genetics

Testing Pathogenicity of Genetic Variants in Intellectual Disability (ID) Genes in a Human Neuronal System

  • Philip Twiss
  • Cambridge Institute for Medical Research
HSST — Clinical Biochemistry

The analysis of drugs of abuse in clinical and post-mortem samples

  • Edmund Rab
  • Sheffield Teaching Hospitals
HSST — Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics

The characterisation of cord blood progenitor cells and their response towards allogeneic stimuli in the context of haemopoietic progenitor cell transplantation

  • Natalia Diaz Burlinson
  • Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust
HSST — Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics

The Control of HLA Expression

  • Bryan SEAN Carey
  • University Hospitals Plymouth
HSST — Clinical Immunology

The in vitro effect of antioxidants on immune phenotype in alcohol-related liver disease (ALD)

  • Kristen Lilly
  • University Hospitals Plymouth (collaborating with University of Plymouth)
HSST — Radiotherapy Physics

Towards Knowledge Based Planning for intracranial stereotactic radiosurgery of multiple metastases

  • Adam Chalkley
  • University of Manchester
HSST — Imaging (Ionising Radiation)

Universal phantom for assessing the image quality of dental and angiographic cone beam computed tomography scanners

  • Chrysoula Theodorakou
  • The Christie NHS Foundation Trust
HSST — Radiotherapy Physics

Use of IMRT and Robust Optimisation for post-mastectomy Radiotherapy

  • Helen Howard
  • University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust
HSST — Imaging (Ionising Radiation)

Use of the CT scout view (topogram) for accurate attenuation correction and quantification of nuclear medicine planar images

  • Gregory James
  • Department of Physics and Nuclear Medicine, City Hospital, Birmingham