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CTC successful NHMRC grant funding

Congratulations to CTC researchers and collaborators who have been successfully awarded over $8 million in National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) grants. Research projects in dia... Read More

New centre will reduce diabetes complications and risks through telehealth

A diabetes research team based at the CTC has been awarded a grant of $2.48 million jointly from the NHMRC and the Fred Hollows Foundation for a Centre for Research Excellence to improve the h... Read More

Sentinel-lymph-node biopsy reduces arm swelling after breast cancer surgery

New results from the SNAC trial show that women with early breast cancer who have a sentinel-lymph-node procedure have less subsequent arm swelling over 3 years than women who have the older, ... Read More

Published Research

Dacomitinib compared with placebo in pretreated patients with advanced or metastatic non-small-cell lung cancer (NCIC CTG BR.26): a double-blind, randomised, phase 3 trial

Lancet Oncology 2014; 15(12): 1379–1388

Ellis PM, Shepherd FA, Millward M, Perrone F, Seymour L, Liu G, Sun S, Cho BC, Morabito A, Leighl NB, Stockler MR, Lee CW, Wierzbicki R, Cohen V, Blais N, Sangha RS, Favaretto AG, Kang JH, Tsao M-S, Wilson CF, Goldberg Z, Ding K, Goss GD, Bradbury PA

Arterial elasticity in obese adolescents with clinical features of insulin resistance

Diabetes and Vascular Disease Research. Published online 9 Nov 2014

Ho M, Benitez-Aguirre PZ, Donaghue KC, Mitchell P, Baur LA, Jenkins AJ, Craig ME, Cowell CT, Garnett SP

Methods for exploring treatment effect heterogeneity in subgroup analysis: an application to global clinical trials

Pharmaceutical Statistics. Published online 8 Nov 2014

Schou IM, Marschner IC

Trans Tasman Radiation Oncology Group: development of the Assessment of New Radiation Oncology Technology and Treatments (ANROTAT) framework

Journal of Medical Imaging and Radiation Oncology. Published online 27 Oct 2014.

Duchesne GM, Grand M, Kron T, Haworth A, Corry J, Jackson M, Ng M, Besuijen D, Carter HE, Martin A, Schofield D, Gebski V, Torony J, Kovacev O, Amin R, Burmeister B

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Upcoming Events

Sydney Cancer Conference: 26–28 November 2014

COSA's 41st Annual Scientific Meeting: 2-4 December 2014

Careers at CTC

Current Vacancies

Senior Trials Coordinator/ Clinical Trials Coordinator

PROJECT COORDINATOR – National Brain Cancer Biobanking Consortium (NBCBC)




Masters in Clinical Trials Research

The Clinical Trials Research program was developed in response to t... Read More

Masters degrees in biostatistics

The Biostatistics Collaboration Australia (BCA) offers Master of Bi... Read More