Fundraising by Jonathan Magee

A massive thank you to Jonathan Magee who completed Hell & Back, Ireland’s Toughest Mental & Physical Endurance Challenge in aid of OGCancerNI. 

Jonathan is a ex oesophageal cancer patient and so his efforts are incredibly impressive and inspiring. All monies raised will be going towards our fight against oesophago-gastric cancer.

Thank you again Jonathan, we really value your support and are hugely grateful!

 

What is Oesophago-Gastric Cancer?

Oesophageal cancer is cancer of the gullet and gastric cancer is cancer of the stomach. Combined, they are medically known as oesophago-gastric (OG) cancer. The oesophagus (more commonly known as the gullet or food pipe) is the long tube that carries food from the throat to the stomach. In Northern Ireland in 2016, a total of 226 people were diagnosed with oesophageal (gullet) cancer. In the same year, 214 people were newly diagnosed with gastric (stomach) cancer.

Latest News

Access all of our latest news, press releases, and newsletters in one place! Stay informed of new treatments, research and events.

Supporting QUB Research
Ogcancerni

Supporting QUB Research

£10,582.00 donated towards ongoing research

Continue Reading
Supporting Research
Ogcancerni

Supporting Research

£10,582.00 donated towards ongoing research

Continue Reading
Well done Dr Richard Turkington
Ogcancerni

Well done Dr Richard Turkington

Dr Turkington Awarded Vice-Chancellor's Research Prize 2019

Continue Reading