Month: August 2012

Sydney’s First Major Cancer Research & Treatment Centre to Open Today

Prime Minister Julia Gillard will today open The Kinghorn Cancer Centre on the St Vincent’s Campus. The Centre is a joint venture between Garvan Institute of Medical Research and St Vincent’s Hospital and will bring together cutting-edge research at the

Associate Professor Phillip Stricker

MBBS FRACS Chairman of the Department of Urology at St. Vincent’s Clinic Director of the St Vincent’s Prostate Cancer Clinic Director of Uro-oncology research, St Vincent’s Clinic Department of Urology Conjoint Associate Professor, Department of Surgery, UNSW Associate Professor Stricker

Professor James Kench

BSc(Med), MBBS, FRACP   James is an anatomical pathologist at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital Sydney and visiting scientist at The Kinghorn Cancer Centre. James works with the prostate cancer group which aims to identify genes and pathways whose expression changes

Robert Kent

RN BN Clinical Research Manager Robert is the Manager of Clinical Research for St Vincent’s Cancer Services situated in The Kinghorn Cancer Centre. Partnering with leading pharmaceutical companies and non-profit research groups, the department aims to provide access to the

Louise Lynagh

BSc (Hons) Biochemistry, MSc Human Nutrition, Graduate Certificate Genetic Counselling Genetic Counsellor Louise works alongside Professor Allan Spigelman, Consultant at St Vincent’s Hereditary Cancer Clinic. They work with patients and family members to assess the chance of there being an

Dr Keith Fay

MBChB FRACP FRCPA Consultant Senior Staff Haematologist Dr Keith Fay attends to in and outpatients at St Vincent’s Hospital. He has a special interest in malignant haematology and the use of blood and bone marrow cell transplantation as a curative

Associate Professor Phillip Stricker

MBBS FRACS Chairman of the Department of Urology at St. Vincent’s Clinic Director of the St Vincent’s Prostate Cancer Clinic Director of Uro-oncology research, St Vincent’s Clinic Department of Urology Conjoint Associate Professor, Department of Surgery, UNSW Associate Professor Stricker

The Kinghorn Cancer Centre eNews Issue 10 – March 2012

[button url=”http://tkcc.org.au/wp-content/uploads/2012/08/eNews-Issue-10-March-2012.pdf” style=”grey” size=”small”] Download PDF [/button] The Kinghorn Cancer Centre construction update Outside and in, the Kinghorn Cancer Centre (TKCC) is really starting to take shape. The structure is complete and the building is almost water tight. On level 3,

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