Coyle, Seamus

Dr Seamus Coyle

Consultant in Palliative Medicine

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

GMC number: 7260480

Membership and appointments:

  • 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


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, which is dedicated to understanding the physiology of dying and developing objective processes recognising the dying process.