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Prof Georgios Lyratzopoulos
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  • Professor of Cancer Epidemiology
  • Epidemiology & Public Health
  • Institute of Epidemiology & Health
  • Faculty of Pop Health Sciences
Biography

Professor Yoryos (Georgios) Lyratzopoulos, MD, FFPH, FRCP, MPH, DTM&H


I lead the UCL ECHO Group (Epidemiology of Cancer Healthcare and Outcomes Group) http://www.ucl.ac.uk/iehc/research/behavioural-science-health/research/epidemiology-cancer-healthcare-outcomes. I joined UCL in 2015, at the start of my Cancer Research UK Advanced Clinician Scientist Fellowship.


From October 2015 I also work as Senior Cancer Epidemiologist for the Nationcal Cancer Registration and Analysis Services (NCRAS) of Public Health England.


During 2012-2014, I was NIHR Post-Doctoral Fellow in the University of Cambridge. During 2006-11 I worked as part-time consultant clinical adviser for the Interventional Procedures Programme of NICE (National Institute for Health and Social Care Excellence).  During 2004-7 I worked as consultant in public health in the East of England NHS.  During 1999-2004 I trained in public health medicine in the North West Deanery and the University of Manchester (2002-4). During the 1990s I trained in general internal medicine in NHS hospitals in North West England. 


Empirical or conceptual work that I have led is cited in the current National Cancer Strategy for England 2015-2020 (Achieving World-Class Cancer Outcomes; the U.S. Institute of Medicine Report "Improving Dianosis in Health Care"; the Lancet Oncology Commission "The Expanding Role of Primary Care in Cancer Control" (2015);  and the narrative review of the WHO working party on the Global Burden of Diagnostic Errors in Primary Care (2016).


In 2016 I was awarded the Cancer Research UK Future Leader Prize, a prestigious award that recognises individuals who have demonstrated world-leading potential within their first ten post-doctoral years, being the first epidemiologist to be given the Prize.

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I am a healthcare epidemiologist and population health scientist who specialises in cancer research

My research chiefly focuses on examining diagnostic pathways and delays in symptomatic patients subsequently diagnosed with cancer, and the understanding of responsible psychosocial and healthcare factors. I also study disparities in cancer management and outcomes, including cancer patient experience.

Appointments
01-OCT-2017 Professor of Cancer Epidemiology ECHO Research Group, Dept. Behavioural Science and Health UCL, United Kingdom
01-MAR-2015 – 30-SEP-2017 Reader in Cancer Epidemiology & CRUK Advanced Cl. Sc. Fellow Health Behaviour Research Centre University College London, United Kingdom
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