Professor Bridget Robinson

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A Medical Oncologist at Christchurch Hospital as well as the Mackenzie Chair in Cancer Medicine in the University of Otago Christchurch. She initiated and directs the Cancer Society Tissue Bank to support research, and is clinical director of the Mackenzie Cancer Research Group.

Her research interests include breast cancer, tumour stroma, effects of obesity, coagulation in cancer, familial cancer, and translational research, as well as clinical trials in cancer patients.  

She chairs the Canterbury Comprehensive Cancer Centre which links clinicians, scientists, patients, NGOs and the community.