ONTrac Research at Peter Mac

Our multidisciplinary research group is committed to improving our understanding and knowledge of the health outcomes of young people living with cancer.

Research focus

Engaging with local, national and internal colleagues, our particular research interests include:

  • developing youth friendly models of cancer care
  • improving young people’s health related quality of life
  • clinical trial development
  • health service evaluation
  • survivorship
  • palliative care, and
  • understanding patient and family experience.

Research projects


Program Manager: Kate Thompson

Medical Director: Dr Lisa Orme

Email: [email protected]

Publications, presentations and other

We have delivered a range of presentations and published many journal articles about the outcomes of our research. 


Opportunities for students