Dion Morton

Colleges, School and Institutes

Willingness to take PhD students


PhD projects

Dion Morton’s research interests are predominantly in clinical and translational research in colorectal cancer, but also encompass the development of clinical trials in surgery. He leads a portfolio of national trials in colorectal cancer and research into cancer prevention and is the Director of the Birmingham Experimental Cancer Medicine Centre (ECMC). Professor Morton has supervised a number of doctoral researchers and his ongoing research projects include:

Early Diagnosis and prevention of Colorectal Cancer
Advanced Cancer and Surgical Trials
Translational Research
Alterations in Cell Adhesion and Signalling in Early Colorectal Tumourigenesis