3rd Victorian Cancer Survivorship Conference

We are pleased to announce registrations and calls for abstracts are now open for the 3rd Victorian Cancer Survivorship Conference.

The 3rd Victorian Cancer Survivorship Conference A 2020 Vision – Building on learnings ... partnering for success is presented by theAustralian Cancer Survivorship Centre and the Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre. 

Following the sold out inaugural event in 2016, and the equally successful conference in 2018, we will again draw together the VCCC alliance of ten organisations changing the way we tackle cancer in Victoria, as well as all others involved in efforts to improve care and outcomes for cancer survivors.

The conference theme acknowledges significant progress in research and practice improvement. It will consider next steps and recognise the importance of broad partnerships to achieve optimal outcomes.

We are proud to announce international speakers Professor Deb Mayer PhD, RN, AOCN – Director of Cancer Survivorship at UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Centre, University of North Carolina and Interim Director of the NCI’s Office of Cancer Survivorship, and Professor Adam Glaser – Professor of Paediatric Oncology and Late Effects, University of Leeds.

They will be joined by Professor Suzanne Chambers AO – Dean of the Faculty of Health at the University of Technology Sydney; previously the Director of the Menzies Health Institute of Queensland at Griffith University, and Professor Afaf Girgis AM – Director Psycho-oncology Research Group and a Chief Investigator in the Centre for Oncology Education and Research Translation (CONCERT), Ingham Institute for Applied Medical Research, South Western Sydney Clinical School, UNSW.

We encourage you to contribute to the program and to participate in this important meeting.

Early bird registration and abstract submissions close 31 October. Don’t miss out!

Visit 3rd Victorian Cancer Survivorship Conference for more information.