Dr Lawrence specialises in caring for patients with gastro-intestinal cancers. He also has a special interest in caring for patients with cancers in the pancreas and biliary system, neuroendocrine tumours, cancer molecular profiling and cancer genomics.
Ben graduated from the University of Otago with a BSc with first class honours and an MSc with Distinction. He then completed his medical degree at the University of Auckland in 2003 and registered as a specialist in 2011.
He has been recognised with several prizes and scholarships. In 2008 he was awarded the Gavin and Ann Kellaway Medical Research Fellowship to support his time as a Drug Development Scholar at the Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen) in Scottsdale Arizona, USA. In 2009 he was awarded the Murray Jackson Clinical Fellowship and completed his two-year Research Fellowship at Yale University in Connecticut, USA.
Ben returned to Auckland in 2012 to work as a medical oncologist at Auckland Hospital and also to take up a position as senior clinical research Fellow at the University of Auckland.
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MB ChB 2004 Auckland; FRACP 2011
- Gastrointestinal Cancer
- Neuroendocrine Cancer
- Cancer Molecular Profiling
- Academic Research
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Full NZ Registration Date
24 June 2005
Dr Ben Lawrence is available at the following services:
This service is available at the following locations:
98 Mountain Road, Epsom
(09) 623 5602
(09) 638 7295
For 24 hour urgent phone call advice call 021 777 190.
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