Personal profile

Dr Elaine Young qualified from University of Liverpool in 1988 and gained considerable experience in the field of oncology before joining the Royal Preston Hospital in 2000 as a Consultant Oncologist.

Dr Young’s special area of interests are Breast Cancer, Upper GI Cancer, Chemotherapy & Radiotherapy.

Whilst simultaneously maintaining a busy hands-on consultant practice Dr Young continues her clinical research with a number of trials still ongoing in the field of breast cancer and oesophageal cancer.

As a keen teacher she currently is involved in the teaching and development of undergraduates and postgraduates.

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