Executive Committee

The Annual Scientific Meeting Executive Committee meets monthly throughout the year to plan the program.

Convenor – Prof Stephen Ackland, Calvary Mater Newcastle, NSW

Chief Executive Officer – Mr Russell Conley, AGITG, CEO, NSW

Medical Oncology Committee Chair – A/Prof Jeanne Tie, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, VIC & Co-chair Dr Hui-li Wong, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, VIC

Surgery Committee Chair – Prof Jas Samra,  Royal North Shore Hospital, NSW & Co-chair Dr Manju Chandrasegaram, The Prince Charles Hospital, QLD

Radiation Oncology Committee Chair – Dr Sweet Ping Ng, Austin Health, VIC & Co-chair Dr Julie Chu, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, VIC

Community-Study Coordinator Sub-Committee Chairs – Nisha Berthon-Jones, AGITG Clinical Research Manager, NSW & Jan Mumford, AGITG Consumer Advisory Committee Chair, NSW

Translational Research Committee Chair – Prof Robert Ramsay, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, VIC &  Co-chair A/Prof Vicki Whitehall, Queensland Institute of Medical Research Berghofer, QLD

Sub-Committees

Medical Oncology Sub-Committee

Chair: Dr Jeanne Tie, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, VIC

Co-Chair: Dr Hui-Li Wong, Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research, VIC

Dr Sharon Pattison, Dunedin Hospital, NZ

Dr Deme Karikios, Nepean Cancer Centre, NSW

Dr Bryan Chan, Sunshine Coast University Hospital, QLD

Prof David Ransom, Fiona Stanley Hospital, WA

Dr Amitesh Roy, Flinders Centre for Innovation in Cancer, SA

Dr Sina Vatandoust, Flinders Centre for Innovation in Cancer, SA

Dr Michael Allen, Sunshine Coast University Hospital, QLD

Dr Ankit Jain, Canberra Region Cancer Centre, ACT

Dr Omali Pitiyarachchi, Prince of Wales, NSW

Dr Fiona Day, Calvary Mater Newcastle, NSW

A/Prof Zee Wan Wong, Peninsula Health, VIC

 

Surgery Sub-Committee

Chair: Prof Jas Samra, Royal North Shore Hospital, NSW

Co Chair: Dr Manju Chandrasegaram, The Prince Charles Hospital, QLD

Dr Simon Wilkins, Cabrini Health, VIC

A/Prof Cherry Koh, Chris O’Brien Lifehouse, NSW

Prof Anubhav Mittal, Royal North Shore Hospital, NSW

Prof Mark Smithers, Princess Alexandra Hospital, QLD

A/Prof Charles Pilgrim,  The Alfred Hospital, VIC

Dr Chris Lim, Royal North Shore Hospital, NSW

Prof Jonathan Koea, Southern Cross North Harbour Hospital, New Zealand

Dr Suellyn Centauri, Monash Health, VIC

Radiation Oncology Sub-Committee

Chair: Dr Sweet Ping Ng, Austin Health, VIC

Co Chair: Dr Julie Chu, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, VIC

Dr Andrew Oar, Gold Coast University Hospital, QLD

Dr Meredith Johnston, Liverpool Cancer Therapy Centre, NSW

Dr Gina Hesselberg, St George Hospital, NSW

Dr Yuvnik Trada, Calvary Mater Newcastle, NSW

Dr Simon Tang, Central Coast Cancer Centre, NSW

Dr Natalie Collier, Liverpool Hospital, NSW

Dr Grace Ong, GenesisCare Shepparton, VIC

Dr Tristan Shaw, GenesisCare Fraser Coast and Bundaberg, QLD

 

Community-Study Coordinator Sub-Committee

Co-Chair: Mrs Nisha Berthon-Jones, AGITG Clinical Research Manager, NSW

Co-Chair: Mrs Jan Mumford, Chair AGITG Community Advisory Committee, NSW

Ms Laura Carolan, AGITG Clinical Trials Assistant, NSW

Dr Roslynn Murphy, WEHI, VIC

Ms Evonne Tim, NHMRC Clinical Trials Centre, NSW

Mrs Lindah Chikazhe, Waikato Hospital, New Zealand

Mr Bruce Cheek, Community Advisory Committee, NSW

Ms Marlyse Debrincat, WEHI, VIC

Louise Chistophersen, AGITG Clinical Portfolio Lead, NSW

Mr Lalith Rataynake, St Vincent’s Hospital, NSW

Dr Sarah Benge, The University of Auckland, New Zealand

Ms Chris Brooks, Alfred Cancer Trials, VIC

 

Translational Research Sub-Committee

Chair: Prof Robert Ramsay, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, VIC

Co-Chair: A/Prof Vicki Whitehall, QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute, QLD

A/Prof Oliver Sieber, Walter & Eliza Hall Institute, VIC

A/Prof John Mariadason, Austin Hospital, VIC

A/Prof Phoebe Phillips, Prince of Wales Clinical School, NSW

Dr Susan Woods, South Australian Health & Medical Research Institute, SA

Dr Ben Lawrence, University of Auckland, NZ

Dr Michael Lee, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, VIC

A/Prof Nick Clemons, University of Melbourne, VIC

Prof Frederic Hollande, University of Melbourne, VIC

Dr Marjan Naeini, Kinghorn Centre for Clinical Genomics, NSW

Dr Fiona Chionh, Olivia Newton John Cancer Research Institute, VIC

Dr Jeff Cuff, Consumer Advisory Committee, NSW