Professor Mary Wells
Mary Wells PhD MSc BSc(Hons) RGN
Mary took up a new post as Lead Nurse for Research at Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust in November 2017, having previously been Professor of Cancer Nursing Research and Practice at the NMAHP Research Unit, University of Stirling. As a cancer nurse with a clinical academic background in health services research within oncology, Mary’s research focusses on the supportive care of people with cancer and in particular the needs, experiences and outcomes of cancer survivors. She has a specific interest in the contribution nurses make to cancer care. She has published widely and works closely with a number of cancer charities, particularly Macmillan. She was a Board Member of the European Oncology Nursing Society from 2009 – 2016 and has co-chaired the EONS Research Working Group since its inception. Mary led the systematic review phase of EONS flagship project – Recognising European Cancer Nursing (RECaN).