Brighton & Sussex Medical School Cancer Research Showcase & Fundraiser – 13th March 2021

Updated: Apr 27

The Sussex Cancer Fund is delighted to be involved with a Cancer Research and Fundraising event organised by students from the Brighton & Sussex Medical School (BSMS). The students are from the Oncology, Haematology and Palliative Care (OHP) Society, a student-led society at the Medical School. While the event is celebrating and demonstrating the impact of making a donation has on overall cancer research projects the society has chosen the Sussex Cancer Fund as their beneficiary for their fundraising efforts.

The online event is taking place on Saturday 13th March and tickets are just £5. This is your chance to hear first hand how cancer charities turn donations into life-saving studies including some of the those supported by the Sussex Cancer Fund.

As the student organisers describe it, how to see the impact of


On the 13th of March 2021, we will be hosting a Cancer Research Showcase. During this event, we wish to show our audience how donations to cancer research help researchers, clinicians and most importantly, patients.

The idea of donating to “cancer research” can seem ambiguous. What exactly does it mean to d