This Oncology Unit at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital Drogheda has a multi-disciplinary team including doctors, nurses, pharmacist, social workers, dieticians, support workers, health care assistance and clerical officers. Their sole aim is to deliver high quality care to all patients and their families in a friendly environment. They never underestimate the importance of treating patients and their families at such a difficult time.
The Oncology Team is led by Consultant Medical Oncologist Dr Bryan Hennessy who is also Adjunct Professor in the Division of Cancer Medicine at the University of Texas, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center; and an international leader in the application of reverse phase protein arrays (RPPA) for quantitative protein profiling to interrogate predictive and prognostic markers in breast, colon and other cancers.
Part of the team also is Dr. David Easty, MD PhD MRCP who is the Oncology Unit Registrar since April 2015; Dr. Easty has special interest in melanoma and pancreatic cancer.
The charity’s board would like to inform that because of recent revelations regarding charity directors receiving financial remuneration for their services, the board of directors would like to advise their patrons and supporters that they do not receive any financial or other remuneration for their services.
All services are provided on a free and voluntary basis. The charity adheres to all statutory obligations with regard to a limited company and annual accounts are submitted and audited as per statutory obligations.