Would you or a loved one like to get involved with our BRC as we look to find new ways to tackle diseases and conditions? Click on the links below to find out how other people found their BRC experience.

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Alan's story

Hello, my name is Alan. I was diagnosed with bone marrow cancer (CML) 6 years ago. The gold standard treatment for this cancer is a TKI, which kills the mutations in your blood. Read more

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Alero's story

Hello, my name is Alero and I became involved with the Biomedical Research Centre after surviving double breast cancer. Read more

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Beryl's story

Hello, my name is Beryl. My daughter Claire was diagnosed with FIGO stage 4 cervical cancer in December 2008. The treatment pathway for my daughter was radiotherapy. Read more

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Graham's story

Hi, my name is Graham and in December 2011 I underwent a live donor kidney transplant, the kidney having been donated by my son, Matt. Read more


Peter's Story

Hello, my name is Peter, I wasn’t convinced when our Hospital Trust, my employer, decided to encourage the involvement of patients in various aspects of its business. Read more