Coyle, Seamus

Job Title: Consultant in Palliative Medicine

Qualifications: BSc, MB, BCh, BAO, MMedSc, MRCPI, PhD

Specialty: Palliative Medicine

GMC Number: 7260480


  • Clinical Research Lead for Palliative Medicine
  • Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer, University of Liverpool
  • Cancer Sub-Specialty Research Lead in Palliative, Supportive and Psycho-social Oncology
  • Research Lead for Merseyside Palliative Medicine Trainees

Clinics: Clatterbridge Cancer Centre - Liverpool

Tumour site(s): N/A


Dr Seamus Coyle is a cell and molecular biologist who retrained as a medical doctor. In addition to being a Consultant in Palliative Medicine, Seamus is the research lead for the ‘Biology of Dying’ project. A project dedicated to understanding the physiology of dying and developing objective processes recognising the dying process.