Dr Mark Harries is a Consultant Medical Oncologist at Guy's & St Thomas' Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and honorary senior lecturer at Kings College London School of Medicine - he also sees patients privately. He specialises in the treatment of breast cancer and melanoma.
Dr Harries graduated from Cambridge University and underwent clinical training at the Royal London Hospital. He then 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 has published many papers and presents on a regular basis at national and international conferences. He is the Oncology Editor for the International Journal of Clinical Practice. Dr Harries is also an honorary senior lecturer at King's College London School of Medicine.
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