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McKinney: Minister must establish Cancer Drugs Fund

SDLP Health Spokesperson Fearghal McKinney MLA has called on Health Minister Simon Hamilton to immediately take action to establish a cancer drugs fund that will grant equality of treatment to patients in Northern Ireland.
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Cancer breakthrough creates massive opportunity for cancer drugs industry

SDLP health spokesperson Fearghal McKinney has welcomed news that Queen’s University has made a significant breakthrough that may benefit patients with bowel cancer.
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McKinney: Global ambition for cancer treatment could deliver huge local benefit

SDLP Health Spokesperson Fearghal McKinney will today bring a motion to the Assembly calling for greater collaboration to make the North a global leader in cancer treatment and research.
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Durkan welcomes campaign for equal access to cancer drugs

SDLP Mark H Durkan MLA has welcomed a campaign launched by cancer charities in Northern Ireland to highlight the fact that 39 cancer drugs that are available in England, Scotland and Wales are not readily available here.
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McKinney: Cancer patient's needs must not be forgotten in disagreement between Health Minister and Drugs companies

SDLP Health Spokesperson Fearghal McKinney has expressed his concern that the needs of those who are currently being denied access to cancer drugs here are being forgotten in the midst of a disagreement around funding.
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