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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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Recent Interesting Articles from TCRN members - October
20 Oct 2016
In this monthly article the TCRN Operations & Projects team use on-line tools to identify publications attributed to members of the TCRN. We are using Scopus, the largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature as our primary source for our members publications... Find out more
Associate Professor Winston Liauw TCRN
19 Oct 2016
TCRN CI Associate Professor Winston Liauw leads the Multidisciplinary Care Groups program of the Clinical Improvements Into Care flagship.. Find out more
Deirdre Hopkins
18 Oct 2016
As the Program Coordinator, Deirdre manages a number of projects within the TCRN Operations and Projects Team... Find out more
Liz Hinde
17 Oct 2016
TCRN Members Liz Hinde along with Kat Gaus have been published in Nature Nanotechnology for their work with cancer cells and rod shaped nanoparticles to reduce some of the side effects of chemotherapies.. Find out more
Nelune Comprehensive Cancer Centre
12 Oct 2016
The Prince of Wales Hospital Foundation will present “Your Health Your Hospital” - Novel Approaches to Treat and Beat Cancer a free health seminar at the Edmund Blacket Building, Prince of Wales Hospital, Randwick on 20 October 2016... Find out more
Nadine Karparian
11 Oct 2016
  • Over 70% of melanoma survivors live with high anxiety that their melanoma will return and need specialised support.
  • Randomised control trial finds new intervention halved the number of patients who had a fear of cancer recurrence that would require treatment.
  • Study published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology as Australian marks Mental Health Week.

A new psychological intervention has been shown to significantly reduce melanoma survivors’ fear of their cancer returning, according to research published this week in the

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27 Sep 2016
The Translational Cancer Research Network (TCRN) is seeking new members for the Consumer Advisory Panel ("CAP") Find out more
TCRN Presentations
23 Sep 2016
The TCRN recently attended and promoted the work of the Centre at the Cancer Institute NSW Innovations in Cancer Treatment and Care Conference 2016, TCRN Director Prof Goldstein also presented at the Sydney Cancer Conference 2016... Find out more
TCRN Member Prof Peter Gunning
23 Sep 2016
Announced this week, the Cancer Institute NSW is funding universities and research institutes across NSW through the Research Equipment Grants program to introduce technologies that will change cancer research. Find out more