School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences

PhD opportunities

Steve Kihara

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PhD student

Steve is a medical doctor and graduated from the University of Birmingham in 2008. He has worked as a doctor in the NHS since and is currently a trainee in Medical Oncology within the West Midlands Deanery. He has taken time out of his medical career to pursue an interest in supportive care and exercise interventions in oncology patients. He is undertaking a clinical studentship under the supervision of Professor Samreen Ahmed and Dr Fehmidah Munir.

Project Title:  The effects of a tailored, home-based exercise prescription to increase physical activity in breast and lung cancer patients undergoing systemic chemotherapy