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New CTC trial results, including a simple skin cancer preventive, presented at American Society of Clinical Oncology meeting

Andrew Martin, CTC senior biostatistician, presented results of the ONTRAC study at the meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) in Chicago on Saturday, 30 May. ONTRAC was a ph... Read More

ACTA 2015 International Clinical Trials Symposium

The first ACTA 2015 International Clinical Trials Symposium will be held on 7-10 October 2015 in Sydney. CTC's Professor Tony Keech is the chair, ACTA Scientific Advisory Committee. He and his ACT... Read More

Drugs targeting mutations of the epidermal growth factor receptor versus chemotherapy for lung cancer

A new study has delivered evidence that a drug targeting specific genetic abnormality to block cancer growth is better than chemotherapy, in terms of progression of cancer, for patients with advan... Read More

Published Research

BANDAID2—An evidence based mnemonic for the treatment of systolic heart failure. Internal Medicine Journal. Published online Jun 25. 10.1111/imj.12839

Internal Medicine Journal. Published online 25 Jun 2015. 10.1111/imj.12839

Chia N, Fulcher J, Keech A.

Hope, optimism and survival in a randomised trial of chemotherapy for metastatic colorectal cancer

Supportive Care in Cancer. Published online 21 Jun 2015. 10.1007/s00520-015-2792-8

Schofield P, Stockler MR, Zannino D, Tebbutt NC, Price TJ, Simes RJ, Wong N, Pavlakis N, Ransom D, Moylan E, Underhill C, Wyld D, Burns I, Ward R, Wilcken N, Jefford M

Relationship of fibroblast growth factor 21 with baseline and new on-study microvascular disease in the Fenofibrate Intervention and Event Lowering in Diabetes study

Diabetologia. Published online 9 Jun 2015

Ong KL, Januszewski AS, O'Connell R, Buizen L, Jenkins AJ, Xu A, Sullivan DR, Barter PJ, Scott RS, Taskinen MR, Rye KA, Keech AC, and on behalf of the FIELD study investigators.

Patients’ and doctors’ preferences for adjuvant chemotherapy in resected non-small-cell lung cancer: What makes it worthwhile?

European Journal of Cancer. Published online 6 Jun 2015

Blinman P, Hughes B, Crombie C, Christmas T, Hudson M, Veillard A-S, Muljadi N, Millward M, Wright G, Flynn P, Windsor M, Stockler M, McLachlan S-A

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Upcoming Events

The Sixteenth Westmead International Update on Advances in Perinatal Care: 11-13 June 2015

Independent Data and Safety Monitoring Committees (IDSMCs) Workshop: planning, preparing and reporting: 26 June 2015

Sydney Catalyst International Translational Cancer Research Symposium: 26-27 July 2015

ACTA 2015 International Clinical Trials Symposium: 7-10 October 2015 (abstract deadline 30 June 2015)

Masterclass in clinical trials: methodology and conduct: 19-22 October 2015 (early bird registration ends 30 June 2015)

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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