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Professor Gareth Evans was trained at Saint Mary's Hospital Medical School London and initially specialised in paediatrics before training in Genetics at Saint Mary's Hospital Manchester.
He has establised a national and international reputation in clinical and research aspects of cancer genetics, particularly in neurofibromatosis and breast cancer. He has developed a clinical service for cancer genetics in the North West region, which is nationally regarded. He is an important opinion leader nationally through membership of committees and is chairman of the NICE Familial Breast Cancer Guideline Development Group. He lectures throughout the UK and internationally on hereditary breast cancer and cancer syndromes.
Professor Evans is a member of a specialist skin cancer multi disciplinary team in Manchester which offers regular clinics to Gorlin syndrome patients.
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