EGA Institute for Women's Health


Research students

Current Research students


NameProject Title
Clara Therond

The development of personalised molecular therapeutics: A Comparative ethnographic perspective on the use of genetic testing in ovarian cancer and colorectal cancer clinics.  UBEL London Doctoral Training Partnership/ESRC

Katie O'Donoghue

Developing holistic-participatory interventions to enhance wellbeing, recovery and cure in patients undergoing treatment for cancer.  Horizon 2020 Marie Curie Early Stage Researcher

Sarah DavisAcceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) in advanced cancer patients; an in-depth examination of therapeutic process.  Marie Curie Cancer Care
Lindsay FraserExploring the journey of women who die from ovarian cancer (Primary supervisor: Prof Usha Menon)


Completed students

NameProject Title
Belinda Rahman

Mainstreaming genetic testing in the acute oncology setting: Ovarian cancer.  UCL Overseas Research Scholarship

Dimitrios Koutoukidis

Diet and exercise in uterine cancer survivors. UCL Grand Challenge Studentship

Nyala BalogunNutritional status of women referred to a gynaecological cancer centre for treatment of pelvic mass.  CBRC Studentship, UCL
Penny AllenA prospective study of symptoms in women with and without ovarian cancer in UKCTOCS.  MRC Fellowship, UCL  Primary supervisor: Prof Usha Menon)