Dr. Martin Forster
MBBS, FRCP, PhD – UK London
Area of Expertise:
Lung Cancer, Head and Neck Cancer
Associate Professor (University College London), Consultant Medical Oncologist (University College Hospital, London)
Dr Forster’s area of expertise is thoracic and head and neck malignancies. He runs a research-based practice, and has been principal investigator/chief investigator for over 50 clinical trials comprising early and late-stage trials. These include targeted therapies in precision oncology trials, novel immunotherapies, and more recently solid cancer cell therapy studies.
He collaborates broadly with national and international groups involved in translational research and is joint lead for the clinical trials theme of the Cancer Research UK Lung Cancer Centre of Excellence and chairs the NIHR Head and Neck Research Group. He is the UCLH clinical lead for chemotherapy services and co-lead for the London Cancer Chemotherapy Expert Reference Group.