Welcome to the TCRN

The Translational Cancer Research Network (TCRN) is a collaborative and interactive cancer research community based in the South East of Sydney, with links to cancer services and researchers in inner and southern Sydney, and Albury. It was formed to create an innovative and supportive environment for the translation of cancer research into improvements in patient care.

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Photograph of Felix Ma
19 May 2015
Felix Ma is a PhD student studying under the supervision of Dr Jason Wong at UNSW. Ma, a computer sciences expert, is seeking to improve proteomics data analysis through the development of new computational techniques. Find out more
TCRN Members' Articles
5 May 2015
Research conducted by the TCRN members network has been highlighted using on-line tools to identify articles published over the month of April... Find out more
Conference & Professional Development grant recipient Cindy Shaw
30 Apr 2015
For Cindy Shaw, attending the 2014 AGITG Annual Scientific Meeting in Brisbane was a chance to expand her networks and develop her professional practice... Find out more
TCRN HSA Biobank Project Manager - Mahnaz Fanaian
24 Apr 2015
Dr Mahnaz Fanaian, who recently joined the TCRN as the Project Manager for Biobanking and Data Linkage, will continue the work to make systems for HSA Biobank patient consent and collection of biospecimens... Find out more
TCRN's CAC Member Robert Wynn
31 Mar 2015
The TCRN is happy to announce and welcome Robert Wynn as a new member of the Consumer Advisory Committee. Find out more
TCRN Member Ellen Barlow
25 Mar 2015
TCRN member Ellen Barlow received an award for her work in this year's Royal Hospital for Women Royal Recognition awards held on International Women's Day 2015... Find out more
2015 Round 2 Conference & Professional Development Grants
23 Mar 2015
Conference & Professional Development Grants are on offer to expand and enhance the knowledge and skills of our members in the area of translational cancer-related research or cancer care service delivery, at both national and international levels. Applications close 4.00pm, 12 May 2015 … Find out more
Photograph of Natalie Taylor
17 Mar 2015
The TCRN is delighted to announce the latest project funded by the Cancer Challenge of the Year grant for 2015 is “Achieving behaviour change for prevention and management of Lynch Syndrome” to be led by Dr Natalie Taylor of the AIHI... Find out more
Photograph of Professor David Goldstein
5 Mar 2015
Congratulations to TCRN member Professor David Goldstein, who received a Translational Program Grant to support the treatment and prevention of chemotherapy-induced nerve damage. Find out more