On Friday, 2nd November, Cancer Institute NSW announced the winners of the NSW Premier’s Awards for Outstanding Cancer Research 2018.
Dr Sarah Hayes, one of our early career researchers who specializes in proteomics research, was awarded a Sydney Vital Travel Grant to attend the 17th Human Proteome Organisation (HUPO) World Congress (Sept 30 – Oct 3, 2018)
Sydney Vital member, Yaser Gholami, was recently invited to give a talk at the 64th Annual Radiation Research Society Conference in Chicago, US and was awarded for his contribution to the field of radiation sciences.
The Translational Cancer Research Centres (TCRCs) located around Sydney were designed to facilitate more efficient and effective incorporation of research, clinical training, education and service delivery. They are able to do so though linking leading research and clinical centres.
Dr David Chan, a medical oncologist, has been a Sydney Vital member for over three years. David is especially interested in the area of NETs, uncommon tumours marked by significant heterogeneity in clinical course and prognosis.
ACRF Image X group, USYD at AAPM 2018
Elisabeth Steiner, a postdoctoral fellow at the ACRF Image X Institute, Faculty of Medicine and Health at the University of Sydney, was awarded a Sydney Vital Travel Award which she used to attend The American Association of Physics in Medicine (AAPM) 60th Annual Meeting in Nashville, USA.