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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News

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19 Feb 2019

The Cancer CAG has committed almost $200,000 in new seed grants for four projects led by early- and mid-career researchers to be undertaken in 2019. Congratulations to the four successful teams, three of which are led by TCRN members.

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18 Feb 2019

The 2019 RCPAQAP Molecular Genetics Workshop will focus on tissue biobanking and the critical role biobanks have as a biorepository for the storage and access of key clinical material, not only for research but also for clinical diagnostics. TCRN members, Dr Carmel Quinn, Dr Anusha Hettiaratchi and Mamta Porwal, will be presenting at the workshop.

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13 Feb 2019

A special congratulations to our members who were recognised in this year’s Australia Day Honours.

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5 Feb 2019

Please join us at 'AI, Tech & Healthcare', an interactive workshop for graduate research students, early career researchers, and those interested in innovative uses of emerging tech in the health and medical sciences.

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4 Feb 2019

On World Cancer Day, UNSW Sydney researchers share how they are working towards better cancer outcomes for everyone – and how they’re addressing challenges in cancer research and care.

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30 Jan 2019

Access to cancer genetic services remains a challenge for many Australians – but a new research project will put patients in touch with world-leading genetics expertise with little more than the push of a button.

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30 Jan 2019

This activity focuses on shared care for patients with colorectal cancer (CRC) in primary care.

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21 Jan 2019

The E-Cancer Shared Care Plan is a project led by researchers in the Continuum of Care flagship at the TCRN. Currently being piloted at Sydney’s St George Hospital, the initiative will test the acceptability and utility of sharing the care of long-term cancer survivors between specialist cancer services and general practitioners.

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21 Jan 2019

Each year on 4 February, World Cancer Day empowers all of us across the world to show support, raise our collective voice and take personal action.

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