Dr Robert Rintoul, Consultant Physician

Dr Rintoul is Reader in Thoracic Oncology in the Department of Oncology, University of Cambridge and Honorary Respiratory Physician, Royal Papworth Hospital.  He qualified in medicine from the Universities of St Andrews and Edinburgh and trained in respiratory medicine in London and Edinburgh. Dr Rintoul received his doctorate from the University of Edinburgh for research investigating mechanisms underlying resistance to chemotherapy in small cell lung cancer.

He was appointed consultant in respiratory medicine specialising in thoracic oncology at Royal Papworth Hospital in 2005 before taking up his current post in 2017.  Dr Rintoul is lead clinician for cancer at Royal Papworth Hospital NHS Foundation Trust and Director of the Papworth Trials Unit Collaboration.  He is currently co-lead for the Aerodigestive Programme of the Cambridge Cancer Centre and leads thoracic oncology research in Cambridge.

Please direct all general and initial enquires to papworth.randdadmin@nhs.net.

Senior Management    
Dr Ian Smith - Clinical Director, R&D
Dr Robert Rintoul - Deputy Director, R&D 
Dr Vikki Hughes - Senior R&D Manager


Alison Doel and Lorraine Gargiulo - PAs to Senior R&D Manager
Contracts & finance    
Sophie Jackson - CTBI & R&D Manager

Research governance    
Sam Papadopoullos - Research Governance Coordinator

Project management    
Dr. Kim Giraud - Clinical Project Manager
Siobhan Costello - Clinical project Manager
Dr. Sarah Fielding - Clinical Project Manager
Carol Freeman - Clinical Project Manager
Chrissie Mills - Clinical Project Manager
Dr. Victoria Stoneman - Clinical Project Manager

Intellectual property    
Dr. Vikki Hughes - Senior R&D Manager

Dr Sofia Villar - Statistician
Yi-Da Chiu - Statisician

Tissue Bank

Data Management
Jo Steele - Senior Data Manager