As part of Breast Cancer Awareness month we asked Associate Professor Goel, a passionate breast cancer researcher and clinician, what research is being conducted in his lab to improve outcomes for patients. Associate Professor Goel is focussed on finding a way to overcome resistance to breast...
Two weeks after the birth of her first child, Brega Van Vugt was sitting in a chemo chair at Peter Mac, her daughter asleep in a baby capsule beside her. She found out just one week before the birth that she had breast cancer. This is Brega’s story in her own words. I was 32 weeks pregnant when I...
Every day Peter Mac researchers are trying to uncover a new way to diagnose, treat and eradicate cancer. To further research advances the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) granted Peter Mac over $9 million in funding through the Investigator Grant scheme.
The Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre acknowledges the traditional
owners of the land on which our five sites are located throughout Victoria.
We recognise their strength and resilience and pay our respects
to their Elders past and present.