Cancer Research UK is the world’s leading cancer charity dedicated to saving lives through research, influence and information. They support research into the prevention, detection and treatment of cancer through the work of over 4,000 scientists, doctors and nurses.

Cancer Research UK is at the forefront of the global fight against cancer, bringing together millions of people who share their determination to beat it.

Dr Melissa Lewis-Brown, Head of Research Data Strategy, says:

“Cancer Research UK is delighted to be working with HDR UK to improve representation in the scientific workforce by providing opportunities for early career Black interns to apply their skills to harness the potential of health data to better understand, prevent, detect and treat cancer.”

For further information about Cancer Research UK’s work or to find out how to support the charity, please call 0300 123 1022 or visit