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Professor Lynn Calman

Professor Lynn Calman

 PhD, MPH, MRes, BSc (Hons), RN, FHEA

Research interests

  • For nearly 20 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.

Connect with Lynn


Professor Lynn Calman is Co-Director of the Centre for Psychosocial Research in Cancer: CentRIC in the School of Health Sciences at the University of Southampton Centre for Psychosocial Research in Cancer | University of Southampton

Lynn is a registered adult and mental health nurse. Her research and education portfolio focuses on personalised psychosocial care and support for people living with and beyond cancer.

Lynn is a 2023/2024 Florence Nightingale Leadership Scholar

External roles and appointments