Nuffield Department of Surgical Sciences
The Nuffield Department of Surgical Sciences, NDS, is the Academic Department of Surgery of the University of Oxford. We host a multidisciplinary team of senior clinical academic surgeons, senior scientists, junior clinicians and scientists in training.
Surgical Grand Rounds
A review of high intensity focused ultrasound in relation to the treatment of renal tumours and other malignancies.
Cranston D., (2015), Ultrason Sonochem, 27, 654 - 658
Deep brain stimulation for chronic pain.
Boccard SG. et al, (2015), J Clin Neurosci, 22, 1537 - 1543
Multiple novel prostate cancer susceptibility signals identified by fine-mapping of known risk loci among Europeans.
Amin Al Olama A. et al, (2015), Hum Mol Genet, 24, 5589 - 5602
Validation of the Hospital Episode Statistics Outpatient Dataset in England
Thorn JC. et al, (2015), Pharmacoeconomics
Physical activity, alcohol consumption, BMI and smoking status before and after prostate cancer diagnosis in the ProtecT trial: opportunities for lifestyle modification.
Hackshaw-McGeagh LE. et al, (2015), Int J Cancer, 137, 1509 - 1515
Prediction of individual genetic risk to prostate cancer using a polygenic score.
Szulkin R. et al, (2015), Prostate, 75, 1467 - 1474
Epigenetic and oncogenic regulation of SLC16A7 (MCT2) results in protein over-expression, impacting on signalling and cellular phenotypes in prostate cancer.
Pertega-Gomes N. et al, (2015), Oncotarget, 6, 21675 - 21684
Genome-wide association study of prostate cancer-specific survival.
Szulkin R. et al, (2015), Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev
Founded in 1937
Over 170 staff, students and academic visitors
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Postgraduate and Continuing Professional Development opportunities.
The Department's administration team is located in the John Radcliffe Hospital in Headington, Oxford.
Women in Science
We are making positive changes to the way we support staff, including women scientists, in the department.
Supporting Our Staff
We actively promote the provision of a family friendly working environment, equal opportunities and career development.