The Liverpool Lung Project at 21

Thanks to the Roy Castle Lung Cancer Foundation for 21 years of support

Notable Events in the History Of the Liverpool Lung Program


UKNSC – Analyse the NELSON decision on UK implementation
Janssen Collaboration – Molecular Biomarkers
PHE: UKLS 75,000 dataset outcome – risk cutoff for the UK
NHS England: Pilot trial announcement (£70m)


Awarded NIH U19 Programme grant – co-applicant
ISLAC ELIC International CT Imaging Project (ELIC) Co-Lead.
Publication of the NELSON Trial WCLC2018.
MRC Clinical Research Fellow Alex Hargan.
Institue Diagnostic Accuracy (iDNA)


UKLS (UC CT Screening Trial (LLPv2) HTA Report 2017
European Position Statement on Lung Cancer Screening 2017
Awarded  NIH U19 Program Grant – Co-Applicant)
ISLAC ELIC International CT Imaging Project (ELIC) Co-Lead.


International Lung Cancer Consortium
Our New Home: William Henry Duncan Building

2012 - 2014

External Validation of the LLP Risk model 202
FP6 LCAOS & Curelung 2010 – 2014

2008 - 2011

LLP Risk Prediction Model BJC 2008
2011 IASLC Joseph Cullen Award
UKLS (UK CT Screening Trial (LLPv2) started

2002 - 2007

FU FW5 EUEC 2002 – 2006
EU – US Lung Cancer Screening Collaboration 2000 – 2004

1996 - 2001

Roy Castle Lung Cancer Centre opened
Liverpool Lung Project started 1998