A/Prof Adnan Nagrial is a consultant Medical Oncologist, focussing on gastrointestinal and thoracic cancers. He is appointed to Westmead and Blacktown Hospitals as a Staff Specialist Medical Oncologist. He is a Clinical Associate Professor at the Sydney Medical School, University of Sydney.
Adnan graduated in medicine from the University of Melbourne. He trained at Westmead and Royal Prince Alfred Hospitals in Sydney after which he joined the Pancreas Cancer Research Group at The Garvan Institute of Medical Research in 2011. He spent the next four years working in a translational research laboratory to identify new treatments for Pancreas Cancer. He gained his PhD in Translation Genomics in Pancreatic Cancer in 2016.
He became a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians in 2012. He continues to practice in the medical treatment of gastrointestinal and thoracic cancers at Westmead, Blacktown and Norwest Private Hospitals.
He is a clinical trial investigator and has been a principal investigator in over 30 clinical trials of new cancer treatments. He continues his translational research at Westmead Hospital and collaborates with colleagues both nationally and internationally.