Peter Murchie, BSc (Med Sci), MBChB, MSc, MRCGP, CertMgmt (Open), PhD


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    • 1106 Citations
    1993 …2019
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    Personal profile


    BSc Medical Sciences, University of Aberdeen, 1993

    MB ChB, University of Aberdeen, 1994

    MRCGP (Member of the Royal College of General Practitioners - with merit), 1998

    Professional Certificate in Management (with disctinction), Open University, 2004

    MSc in Primary Care (with distinction), University of Aberdeen, 2004

    PhD, University of Aberdeen, 2009

    FRCGP (Fellow of the Royal Collge of General Practitioners), 2013

    External positions

    Yorkshire Cancer Research - Research Advisory Panel Member, Yorkshire Cancer Research

    16 Jun 2016 → …

    NCRI Screening, Prevention and Early Diagnosis Advisory Group, National Cancer Research Institute, National Cancer Research Institute

    7 Jan 2016 → …

    NCRI Primary Care CSG Survivorship Subgroup, National Cancer Research Institute

    1 Oct 2015 → …

    NCRI Primary Care Clinical Studies Group Member, National Cancer Research Institute

    15 Jul 2015 → …

    Chair of CRUK Population Research Committee Fellowships Panel, CANCER RESEARCH UK

    24 Jun 2014 → …

    NCRI Primary Care CSG Early Diagnosis Subgroup, National Cancer Research Institute

    1 May 2014 → …

    CRUK Population Research Committee Board Member, CANCER RESEARCH UK

    19 Nov 2012 → …

    British Journal of General Practice Editorial Board Member, ROYAL COLLEGE OF GENERAL PRACTITIONERS

    7 Jun 2011 → …

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    Primary Health Care Medicine & Life Sciences
    Melanoma Medicine & Life Sciences
    Scotland Medicine & Life Sciences
    Neoplasms Medicine & Life Sciences
    Referral and Consultation Medicine & Life Sciences
    Secondary Care Medicine & Life Sciences
    General Practitioners Medicine & Life Sciences
    Skin Medicine & Life Sciences

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    Research Output 1993 2019

    Open Access

    Can we understand and improve poorer cancer survival in rural-dwellers?

    Murchie, P., Adam, R., Wood, R. & Fielding, S., 14 May 2019, In : BJGP Open. 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    Early Detection of Cancer
    1 Downloads (Pure)

    Engaging high-risk groups in early lung cancer diagnosis: a qualitative study of symptom presentation and intervention preferences amongst the UK’s most deprived communities

    McCutchan, G. M., Hiscock, J., Hood, K., Murchie, P., Neal, R. D., Newton, G., Thomas, S., Thomas, A-M. & Brain, K., 2019, In : BMJ Open. 9, 5, e025902.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    Early Detection of Cancer
    Lung Neoplasms
    Focus Groups
    3 Downloads (Pure)
    Open Access
    Primary Health Care
    Patient Care
    Delayed Diagnosis


    Total skin self-examination at home for people treated for cutaneous melanoma

    Murchie, P. (Creator), Hall, S. J. (Creator), University of Aberdeen, 13 Nov 2015


    Press / Media

    People who live in countryside are less likely to survive cancer

    Rosalind Adam, Peter Murchie & Romi Abigail Carriere


    1 media contribution

    Press/Media: Articles in 'The Conversation'