Dr James Spicer

Consultant Oncologist

MRCP, PhD, MB, BS BA Biochemistry

Specialties Medical oncology

Special interests Lung cancers (chemotherapy)

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    Dr James Spicer is Senior Lecturer in the Cancer Studies Division of King’s College London, and Honorary Consultant in Medical Oncology at Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospitals.

    He trained at major London teaching hospitals, has a PhD in cancer biology from the Institute of Cancer Research in London, and a degree in biochemistry from the University of Oxford.

    Dr Spicer specialises in the treatment of thoracic malignancies especially lung cancer. His research interests include early phase trials, and novel therapies for lung cancer and other thoracic malignancies. He has established a phase I programme in solid tumour oncology at Guy’s Hospital, and is lead for thoracic medical oncology.

    Dr Spicer was awarded the UK Association of Cancer Physicians McElwain Prize in 2004.

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    Lung cancers (chemotherapy)

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