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Doctor Lynn Calman

Doctor Lynn Calman

 PhD, MPH, MRes, BSc, RN, FHEA
Associate Professor in Nursing

Research interests

  • Over the last 15 years Lynn’s research has focused on understanding and responding to the needs of people living with and beyond cancer. She had led and collaborated on major research programmes in cancer survivorship/psychosocial oncology leading to widely published, practice changing findings that have underpinned the development of services to improve the outcomes of cancer patients.

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Accepting applications from PhD students.

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Address: B67, West Highfield Campus, University Road, SO17 1BJ (View in Google Maps)


Lynn Calman is an Associate Professor in Nursing and Deputy Director of the Centre for Psychosocial Research in Cancer: CentRIC+ in the School of Health Sciences at the University of Southampton.

Lynn is a registered adult and mental health nurse. In July 2020 she was appointed to the role of group manager within the pre-registration nursing team, leading a group of staff that integrate research and education. 

External roles and appointments

  • Executive Board member of the British Psychosocial Oncology Society (BPOS)
  • Chair of the Advanced Disease and End of Life Care Workstream & Member of National Cancer Research Institute (NCRI) Living with and Beyond Cancer Executive Group
  • Member of the National Cancer Research Institute (NCRI), Lung Cancer Group
  • Member of the United Kingdom Association of Supportive Care in cancer (UKASCC) working group on Enhanced Supportive Care (ESC)
  • Member of the International Psycho-Oncology Society (IPOS) Palliative Care Education Special Interest Group  
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