Dr Jean Abraham

Jean joined the Board in June 2021. She is currently a Reader in Precision Breast Cancer Medicine at the University of Cambridge and an Honorary Consultant in Medical Oncology at Addenbrooke’s Hospital Cambridge. She is Director of the Cambridge Breast Cancer Research Unit for the Department of Oncology at the University of Cambridge. 

Jean co-leads the Integrated Cancer Medicine theme and the Breast Programme in the Cancer Research UK Cambridge Centre. Jean is deputy theme lead for Cancer at the Cambridge NIHR Biomedical Research Campus. She is Chief Investigator of eight national/regional trials. She received a National CRUK PhD Fellowship, receiving her PhD from the University of Cambridge in 2011. 

Her research aims to use multi-modal data integration to develop predictive and prognostic tools to provide individualised treatment for breast cancer patients.