The Greater Manchester Cancer programme is supported by a committed team of professionals.

David Shackley
Medical Director
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Susannah Penney
Associate Medical Director

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Claire O’Rourke
Associate Director

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Alison Armstrong
Programme Lead

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Alison Jones
Associate Director of Commissioning

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Sue Sykes
Senior Cancer Programme Manager (Commissioning)

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Primary Care

Sarah Taylor
Primary Care Lead

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Pathway Managers

Michelle Leach
Pathway Manager – Colorectal,
Gynaecology, Haemato-Oncology, Psychology, Sarcoma
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Rachel Allen
Pathway Manager – Skin, Lung, TYA, Childhood Cancers,

Head & Neck
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Fiona Lewis
Pathway Manager – Oesophagealgastric, Acute Oncology, Brain and CNS, Urology

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Claire Goldrick
Pathway Manager – Breast, Genomics, HPB, SCMG

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Project Managers

Zoe Merchant
Project Manager – Prehab4Cancer

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Louise Lawrence
MSPCS Programme Manager

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Suzanne Lilley
Workforce Lead

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Steve Jones
Project Manager – Genomics

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Susan Todd
Project Manager – Prostate Best Timed Pathway

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Jonny Hirst
Project Manager – Colorectal Best Timed Pathway

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Delwyn Wray
Project Manager – Lung Best Timed Pathway

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Astrid Greenberry
Project Manager – Stratified Follow up

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Freya Howle
Project Manager – CURE

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Ryan Moore
Assistant Project Manager – CURE

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Kathryn Groom
Assistant Project Manager – CURE

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James Leighton
Project Support

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Macmillan User Involvement

Paula Daley
Macmillan User Involvement Team Leader

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Natasha Smith
Macmillan User Involvement Manager

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Jane Cronin
Macmillan User Involvement Manager

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Parveen Khan
Macmillan User Involvement Co-ordinator

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Cathy Heaven
Director of Education

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Rachel Hickson
Education Programme Manager

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Bethani Riley
Education Programme Co-ordinator

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Communications and Engagement

Anna Perkins
Communications and Engagement Lead

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Debra Allcock
Macmillan Programme Lead – Lymphoedema

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Laura Tickle
Lymphoedema SU Engagement Lead

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Cancer Intelligence

Chris Repperday
Business Intelligence Analyst

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Jaqie Lavelle
Team Administrator

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Siobhan Doherty
Team Administrator

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