Nursing and Allied Health Professionals

The Nursing and Allied Health Professionals Programme provides platform for increased support, training and networking opportunities to research nurses and allied health professionals working within cancer research. It aims to add value to the CRUK Cambridge Centre by contributing the specialized knowledge, skills, and expertise of the NAHP members in establishing new and innovative approaches for cancer diagnosis and treatment, and facilitate integration of the centre’s cutting-edge research to practice.

NAHP Programme Newsletter

The NAHP Programme Newsletter is a monthly communication of events, trainings and news related to the programme and cancer research. If you would like to receive the newsletter in future you can request NAHP Programme membership here:

Applications for Health Education England Bridging Programme Now Open

Applications for the 2023 Pre-Masters Internships, Pre-Doctoral and Post-Doctoral Bridging now open. The awards funded by Health Education England and managed by the University of East Anglia in partnership with other universities in the region are available to non-medical health and social care professionals employed in the East of England (Essex, Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Suffolk and Norfolk) to support the national agenda to increase research capacity and contribute to the improvement in patient outcomes.

Deadline of application: 15 May 2023.

If needing support on drafting your applications, email NAHP Programme lead: Cherry May Sanchez at

Save the date: 9th June 2023

CRUK CC NAHP Programme Virtual Event

Topic: “Strategies of patient recruitment in research delivery, and impact of structured referral
pathway in clinical integration”

Programme Contacts

Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Department of Oncology
Programme Lead
Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Not applicable/other
Programme Lead
University of Cambridge
Department of Oncology, Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute
Programme Manager