When Translational Research Fellow (SWSLHD/Ingham), Vikneswary Batumalai (Vicky), was a young girl she watched her grandmother undergo radiation therapy and was in awe of the work of the radiation team. This awe turned to passion when she decided, not only to pursue a career in radiation therapy, but also to a life helping cancer patients.
Exciting changes are happening in medical oncology across Wollongong and Shoalhaven hospitals. Driven by the Head of the Medical Oncology Department, Dr Lorraine Chantrill, these changes are seeing an increased focus on research with the aim of improving outcomes for cancer patients in the future.
Dr Adeola Bamgboje-Ayodele's @Adeola_B1 research focuses on improving online access to care for all people affected by cancer, including cancer patients, survivors, caregivers, partners, and families. https://www.concert.org.au/dr-adeola-bamgboje-ayodele/(opens in a new tab)
Dr Yafeng Ma's research focuses on understanding how liquid biopsy can benefit cancer patient’s targeted therapy, diagnosis and prognosis and monitor treatment resistance. #WorldCancerDay https://www.concert.org.au/yafeng-ma/