News Archive

4 Mar 2014
Researchers and clinicians were last week treated to two outstanding international speakers, giving us real-world examples of how advanced genomics research is being rapidly translated to improve clinical care of people with cancer. Learn more
HSA Biobank Series: Consent Form
27 Feb 2014
Embedding consent processes into routine patient care pathways has led to dramatic changes in the way that hospital staff, researchers and patients are contributing to the development of the HSA Biobank... Learn more
TCRN member Nick Hawkins - Cancer Challenge of the Year BRAF project
26 Feb 2014
TCRN Cancer Challenge of the Year project, led by UNSW’s Professor Nick Hawkins seeks to improve the diagnostic accuracy of Lynch syndrome screening processes by providing research and clinical support to pathologists across the network. Learn more
TCRN Translational Bioinformatics awarded UNSW grant
17 Feb 2014
The TCRN Translational Bioinformatics team has been awarded a UNSW Australia (University of New South Wales) Major Research Equipment and Infrastructure Grant for 2014. Learn more
Professor Louise Ryan; new member of TCRN in 2014
4 Feb 2014
A biostatistician with a focus on statistical methods research, Professor Louise Ryan will become the first new member of the TCRN in 2014. Learn more
Cancer Challenge of the Year Application Process - TCRN
24 Jan 2014
The TCRN is once again offering this unique funding opportunity that provides up to $100,000 to support one to two translational research projects that address an urgent and unmet need in cancer patient care or treatment... Learn more
15 Jan 2014
Congratulations to Claire Henry, who received the first of two UNSW Australian Postgraduate Awards granted in translational cancer research plus a TCRN Scholarship Top-up. Learn more
Jenny Liu and Professor Robyn Ward
10 Jan 2014
Congratulations to Jenny Liu who was awarded the notable award of University Medal in Medicine at the recent UNSW Conferring of Awards ceremony... Learn more
TCRN PhD Scholarship Top-up Recipient: Diana Hatoum
9 Jan 2014
TCRN top-up scholarship recipient Diana Hatoum is researching the endocrine resistance in oestrogen-positive breast cancer at the University of Technology, Sydney. Learn more
TCRN Member Claire Vajdic
8 Jan 2014
A three-year genetic epidemiology study is set to shed new light on the lifestyle, genetic and other factors associated with the risk of glioma, a cancer of the brain and spinal cord. Learn more