Professor Ferdia Gallagher PhD FRCR FRCP

  • College positions:
    College Lecturer in Medicine
  • University positions:
    Professor of Translational Imaging, Department of Radiology, School of Clinical Medicine
    Cancer Research UK Senior Cancer Research Fellow
  • Subjects: Medicine


BA in Medicine, BM BCh in Clinical Medicine (University of Oxford), MA, PhD in Biochemistry


Awards and prizes

Garmisch-Partenkirchen Magnetic Resonance Imaging Prize in recognition of outstanding achievements in the field of MRI (2021)

International Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine outstanding teacher award (2012 & 2016)

Radiological Society of North America Young Investigator in Molecular Imaging Award (2007)

American Association of Cancer Research Future Leaders Award (2009)

Medical Research Society Young Investigator Award (2009)


Research interests

Ferdia's research focuses on oncological imaging methods and his laboratory develops new functional and molecular imaging approaches to detect cancer and early response to therapy, with the aim of translating these techniques into humans.