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Welcome to The Cancer Researcher Podcast, where we dive into the inspiring and often challenging world of being a cancer researcher.

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In this first series, join our host Dr. Alexandra Boitor, Scientific Officer at the European Association for Cancer Research (EACR), as she sits down with renowned researchers from around the world to discuss their personal experiences and insights on navigating a career in academia.

Whether you’re dealing with imposter syndrome or trying to figure out your next career step, this podcast offers valuable advice and powerful examples from the experts themselves to help you succeed in the world of cancer research. Join us monthly for an enlightening and empowering journey towards a fulfilling career in science.

Do you have feedback or suggestions? Contact our Scientific Officer, Dr. Alexandra Boitor: alexandra.boitor@eacr.org

Interview Tips from the Experts: Episode 12 of The Cancer Researcher Podcast

In this episode you'll learn top tips from experts in both academia and industry to help you master your next interview. Discover strategies for...

The role of TRAIL in premetastatic niche formation in breast cancer – Episode 11...

When studying TRAIL expression in the tumour stroma, Dr. Massimiliano Mazzone and Dr. Carla Riera-Domingo made a surprising discovery with great therapeutic potential: this...

We spent 400+ hours creating the Cancer Researcher Podcast. Here’s what we learned.

The Cancer Researcher Podcast from the EACR has just celebrated its first birthday! We created this podcast as a platform where leading scientists can...

How to Break the Glass Ceiling for Women in Cancer Research: Episode 10 of...

In this episode we continue our exploration of gender diversity in cancer research with Johanna Joyce, Marisol Soengas, and Mireia Crispin Ortuzar. Drawing from...

Is there a glass ceiling for women in cancer research? Episode 9 of The...

In this episode, we engage in a dynamic discussion on gender diversity in cancer research with esteemed guests Johanna Joyce, Marisol Soengas, and Mireia...

‘Freeing Scientists to Explore: The Role of Curiosity in Cancer Research’: Episode 8 of...

Tune in to this episode for a journey through the unexpected. In this episode we unravel the magic of curiosity-driven research in revolutionising cancer...

‘Make Your Research Count’: Episode 7 of The Cancer Researcher Podcast

In this episode, we will be discussing what impactful research means and how you can increase the impact of your own research beyond the...

‘Grant Applications: How to Stand out’: Episode 6 of The Cancer Researcher Podcast

 Join us as we delve deeper into the world of grant applications, continuing the conversation we started in episode 4, 'Let's Talk About Grant...

‘Building Networks’: Episode 5 of The Cancer Researcher Podcast

In this episode we explore the importance of networking in research. Dr. Hege Russness, Professor at the University of Oslo, and Dr. Lisa Hoffmann-Haas,...

‘Let’s Talk About Grant Applications’: Episode 4 of The Cancer Researcher Podcast

Join us in this insightful episode as we dive into the world of grant applications with a dynamic trio of experts. We're joined by...

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