Dr Mary McCormack

Dr Mary McCormackTel: 020 3447 9444
Fax: 020 3447 9055
Email: mary.mccormack2@nhs.net

University College Hospital

Gynaecological oncology, Radiotherapy

Professional background

Mary qualified as a doctor from Guys and St Thomas's Hospitals London in 1993.  Prior to attending medical school she undertook research in radiation biology and was awarded a PhD in 1989.  She has worked in some of the top London cancer centres and was awarded the FRCR in Clinical Oncology in 2000.  She was subsequently appointed as a consultant at UCH in March 2002.

Research interests

She is particularly interested in cervical cancer treatment, radiation injury to bowel, fertility and cancer therapy in general and targeted agents in breast and gynaecological cancer.  She is a major contributor to National and International clinical trials.


McCormack M; Radiotherapy and Pregnancy 2008 in Cancer and Reproductive Health edited by Kehoe et al

Olaitan A, McCormack M; Centralisation of services for the management of ovarian cancer: arguments for, British Journal Obstetrics and Gyunaecology 2007; 114: 1188-1190.

Yu CK, Chiu C, McCormak M, Olaitan A Delayed Diagnosis of Cervical Cancer in Young Women, Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology 2005: 25: 367-370.

McCormack M, Brown RSD, Payne HA, The principles of radiotherapy In the Scientific Basis of Urology, 2nd edition, Mundy AR ed, Oxford, ISIS Medical Media 2002.

Thomas H, McCormack M, Mucins as markers in breast cancer.  Tumour marker update 19987; 107-9

McCormack M, Nias AHW, Smith E Chronic Anaemia, Hyperbaric Oxygen and tumour Radisensitivity, British Journal of Radiology 1990;;63:752-759

McCormack M Anaemia Hyperbaric Oxygen and The Radiotherapy of tumours, PhD thesis.  University of London January 1989.

GMC/GDC number: 4048811