Dr Maria Pia Michelagnoli

Paediatric Oncologist

MD FRCPCH MB ChB

Specialties Paediatric oncology

Special interests Paediatric bone and soft tissue sarcomas (chemotherapy)

About

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    Dr Maria Michelagnoli is a trained Paediatrician with sub-specialist recognition in paediatric oncology. Her cancer training was carried out in the Yorkshire Regional Department of Paediatric Oncology and Haematology. She currently works in the Children's and Young People Cancer Service at University College Hospital (CYPCS), site-specialising within the sarcoma service.

    Dr Michelagnoli completed her MD (University of Leeds) at the Candlelighter's laboratory (CRUK, Leeds) in the application of molecular diagnostics in rhabdomyosarcoma. She currently has a strong interest in clinical trials in sarcoma, acting as principal investigator for a number of national and international trials. She is actively involved in coordinating sarcoma research at a national level as a member of the CCLG Sarcoma working Group, and is a member of the Connective Tissue Oncology Society. She is also a board member of the Teenage and Young Adults with Cancer (TYAC) group - a professional group for specialists in young people's cancer care.

    Dr Michelagnoli regularly teaches and lectures on the management of sarcomas in children and adolescents, as well as generic lecturing on aspects of adolescent cancer care.

  • Clinical interests icon plus

    Paediatric bone and soft tissue sarcomas (chemotherapy)

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