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Dr Kim Bull

 PhD, MSc, BSc (Hons)
Associate Professor

Research interests

  • Quality of survival in children treated for brain tumours within the context of European treatment trials.
  • Health-related quality of life in children treated for brain tumours.
  • Optomising the collection of patient-reported outcomes (PROs) in children treated for brain tumours.

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Address: Southampton General Hospital, Tremona Road Shirley, SO16 6YD

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Job title 
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Research interests (for researchers only) 
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Contact details 
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Dr Bull is a lecturer in the academic unit of Clinical and Experimental Sciences (CES).  She has several roles within the Faculty of Medicine.  She is the Psychology subject lead, coordinating the teaching of psychology to undergraduate medical students in the BM4/5/6/EU programmes.  She is the Foundations of Medicine deputy module lead, organising and coordinating the Foundations of Medicine tutorials during the first semester in year 1 of the BM5/6/EU programme.  She is the CES Academic Unit Coordinator for the BM5/6/EU Project Group which organises and coordinates the Research Project Module which takes place in year 3 in the BM5/6/EU programme.  She is also Head of Field for Paediatric Clinical Neurosciences BM5/6 year 3 projects.  She is a reviewer on the Faculty of Medicine ethics committee, representing CES. With regard to research, Dr Bull is co-investigator and Quality of Survival (QoS) lead for the CRUK funded International Society of Paediatric Oncology Europe (SIOPE) randomised controlled trial (RCT), ‘International prospective study on clinically high-risk medulloblastoma’ the commonest malignant brain tumour of childhood.  She is also co-investigator and the international and UK national QoS coordinator (funded by The Brain Tumour Charity) for SIOPE PNET5, the current European RCT for standard risk medulloblastoma. Dr Bull is also co-investigator on a Children with Cancer UK funded study entitled, ‘SMILE: An international network for medulloblastoma survivorship and late effects’, comprising a unique multidisciplinary team of internationally-leading experts and future leaders, optimally positioned to initiate a pan-European network for the development and delivery of future clinical advances in survivorship outcomes.  

You can update this in Pure (opens in a new tab). Select ‘Edit profile’. Under the heading and then ‘Curriculum and research description’, select ‘Add profile information’. In the dropdown menu, select - ‘About’.

Write about yourself in the third person. Aim for 100 to 150 words covering the main points about who you are and what you currently do. Clear, simple language is best. You can include specialist or technical terms.

You’ll be able to add details about your research, publications, career and academic history to other sections of your staff profile.

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