Chairperson

Our Chairperson is Helen Setterfield who established OGCancerNI in 2018. Helen had her surgery 14 years ago and is still going strong!

Trustees

David Setterfield

Gareth Osborne

Valerie Osborne

Gordon Martin

Helen Hall

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.

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Supporting Research
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Supporting Research

£10,582.00 donated towards ongoing research

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Well done Dr Richard Turkington
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Well done Dr Richard Turkington

Dr Turkington Awarded Vice-Chancellor's Research Prize 2019

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The Committee and Trustees of OGCancerNI wish you and your families a healthy and peaceful Christmas.
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The Committee and Trustees of OGCancerNI wish you and your families a healthy and peaceful Christmas.

Christmas 2019

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