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Carboplatin Media Statement

5 April 2016 The hospital apologises deeply and unreservedly to the patients and families affected by this matter. We are sorry you’ve had to go through this; and we are sorry for letting you down in this way. In fact,

Dr Rachel Dear

MBBS (Hons 1) PhD FRACP Senior Staff specialist in Medical Oncology, St Vincent’s Hospital Conjoint lecturer UNSW and Honorary Associate, University of Sydney Dr Rachel Dear graduated with first class honours in medicine from the University of New South Wales

Associate Professor Richard Gallagher

MBBS FRACS Clinical Director, The Kinghorn Cancer Centre Director Cancer Services, St Vincent’s Health Network Sydney Director Head and Neck Service, St Vincent’s Health Network Sydney Adjunct Associate Professor, University of Notre Dame, Australia Richard is the Director of Cancer

The Kinghorn Cancer Centre Launches Online Virtual Tours

Following its recent participation in Sydney Living Museums’ Sydney Open event , The Kinghorn Cancer Centre has once again opened its doors to the public – this time with a series of online virtual tours hosted on its website. The tours

The Kinghorn Cancer Centre eNews Issue 13 – December 2014

Cancer Division news from Garvan Some exciting news from the Garvan team in the Kinghorn Cancer Centre. Garvan researchers ranked as top applicants for Cancer Institute NSW Fellowships Dr Marina Pajic and Dr Mark Cowley from Garvan were awarded Cancer

Professor David Thomas Joins The Kinghorn Cancer Centre as Director

Following the announcement last December of the appointment of Prof David Thomas as the new Director of The Kinghorn Cancer Centre, David has now commenced the role here.  In addition to this role, he will also serve as Head of 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

Linzi Nolan

DipHE in Ault Nursing, Grad Cert in Oncology Nursing NELUNE Nurse Unit Manager   Linzi is the Nurse Unit Manager for The NELUNE Centre, situated on the ground floor of The Kinghorn Cancer Centre. The NELUNE Centre is an outpatient

The Kinghorn Cancer Centre eNews Issue 12 – December 2013

  Cancer research news from Garvan Some exciting research by Garvan researchers in the Kinghorn Cancer Centre in 2013 includes: – Potential treatment for a specific kind of pancreatic cancer: Pancreatic cancer surgeon and Garvan researcher Prof Andrew Biankin and

One year on: The Kinghorn Cancer Centre

Opened on 28 August, 2012 by then Prime Minister Julia Gillard, The Kinghorn Cancer Centre (TKCC) is a joint venture between St Vincent’s Hospital and the Garvan Institute, bringing together scientific and medical expertise to deliver a personalised approach to