Peter Mac has a number of clinical trial units for all areas of cancer care including imaging, surgery and anaesthetic, occupational therapy and physiotherapy and genetic testing.

The Parkville Cancer Clinical Trials Unit (PCCTU) is Australia’s largest cancer clinical trials unit, specialising in first in human, phase I, medical oncology, haematology, and palliative care clinical trials.

The Peter Mac Radiation Oncology department conducts a number of phase I to III clinical trials in a wide range of cancers including prostate, lung, head and neck, breast, lymphoma, bladder, kidney, skin, oesophagus, stomach, liver and central nervous system.