New Prostate Care Centre Opens

New Prostate Care Centre Opens

13 February 2018

A new prostate care service has opened in Joondalup. Built on a world-class model of excellence, the Prostate Care Centre (PCC) is...

New research article - Total body irradiation (TBI)...

New research article - Total body irradi...

29 January 2018

Congratulations to Dr Yvonne Zissiadis, together with medical physicists Kirsty Symons, Colm Morrison, Simon Woodings, and senior radiation therapist Jason Parry, on...

Supporting breast cancer clinical trials

Supporting breast cancer clinical trials

07 November 2017

Learn why our research leader for NSW supports breast cancer clinical trials.  If you would like to know more about clinical trials,...

Meet our new specialists

Meet our new specialists

12 September 2017

Left to right - Dr Susan Mincham, Dr Mihitha (Ari) Ariyapperuma, Dr Rohen White and Dr Jeremy Croker Four new specialists have...

The Exercise Clinic At Wembley Is Open

The Exercise Clinic At Wembley Is Open

11 September 2017

Cancer patients undergoing radiation therapy in Wembley can now incorporate the scientifically proven benefits of exercise into their overall treatment plan with...

Ask the Experts Webcast -  Wednesday September 20 at 5pm (WST)

Ask the Experts Webcast - Wednesday Sept...

04 September 2017

You are invited - Ask the Experts Webcast Wednesday September 20 at 5pm (WST)Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia (PCFA) presents our next...

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