“I am proud and privileged to be the chairman of Melanoma focus-a charity which aims to makes a real difference to the lives of patients with melanoma and to the healthcare professionals who look after them.’’
Dr Mark Harries is a Consultant in Medical Oncology at Guy’s and St Thomas’ hospital and an honorary senior lecturer at King’s College London School of Medicine. He specialises in the treatment of Melanoma and Breast Cancer. He graduated from Cambridge University and underwent clinical training at the Royal London Hospital. He trained in Medical Oncology at the Royal Marsden Hospital and completed a PhD and post-doctoral work in the Department of Immunology at University College, London. His research interests include immunotherapy for melanoma and breast cancer as well as clinical trials of new biological agents for these diseases. He is lead investigator on a number of clinical trials and has published over 50 papers.