Robert Jones is Professor of Clinical Cancer Research at the University of Glasgow, Director of the Cancer Research UK (CRUK) Glasgow Clinical Trials Unit, and vice chair of the UK National Cancer Research Institute Bladder and Kidney Clinical Studies Group (CSG).
Trained in internal medicine and medical oncology, Prof. Jones’ clinical practice is focused on the medical management of cancers of the prostate, bladder, and kidney. His research focus includes experimental (discovery) medicine, translational medicine, and studies surrounding the biological effect of tumour invasion and metastasis in oncology, which extends to a large portfolio of phase 1, 2, and 3 clinical trials and collaborative translational research initiatives with scientists from the Beatson Institute for Cancer Research, Glasgow.
He is recognized as a lead or contributing author of more than 80 peer-reviewed articles, has contributed chapters to academic textbooks on his specialist area of oncology research, and has spoken on the subject of oncology and clinical trial design at internationally attended symposia; he has received numerous grants supporting his research from organizations including Cancer Research UK (UK).
EM-13910 - Date of preparation: June 2019