Professor Annie Young
Annie Young, ISNCC Board member for the last 4 years, is Emeritus Professor of Nursing at Warwick Medical School, University of Warwick and Honorary Nurse Consultant, University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire [UHCW]), having recently retired. Annie now works part-time at the University, initiating and implementing research projects and as a mentor in UHCW, building the research capacity in the NHS Trust. Her research portfolio encompasses supportive care for cancer patients including management of thrombosis, prevention of chemotherapy-associated alopecia and nausea and vomiting. Rehabilitation for cancer patients, new technologies for monitoring side effects of cancer therapies and cancer-associated cognitive impairment are special interests.
Educationally, her focus is on teaching and exchange programmes in cancer care between the University and sub-Saharan African countries and other international collaborators.