A/Prof Jeanne Tie is a medical oncology staff specialist at the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre and the Western Hospital, and a Senior Clinical Research Fellow at the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research. After completing her specialty training at the Royal Melbourne Hospital, she undertook a laboratory-based postgraduate research study at the Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research focusing on understanding prognostic and predictive molecular biomarkers in colorectal cancer. Her research work was recognised by several prestigious awards (ASCO Cancer Foundation Young Investigator Award and the Bradley Stuart Beller Merit Award).
A/Prof Tie was recently awarded the Victorian Cancer Agency Research Fellowship and Early Career Seed Grant to support her translational research focusing on the clinical applications of circulating tumour DNA in colorectal cancer.
A/Prof Tie's clinical research interests are in the drug development and management of colorectal cancer and thyroid cancer.