Dr Hao-Wen Sim is a medical oncologist based at The Kinghorn Cancer Centre (St Vincent’s Hospital), Chris O’Brien Lifehouse (Royal Prince Alfred Hospital) and NHMRC Clinical Trials Centre. His subspecialty expertise and research interests are neuro-oncology and gastrointestinal oncology.
Dr Sim graduated from the University of Melbourne with Honours. After completing general medicine and medical oncology training in Melbourne, he pursued a three-year research fellowship at The Princess Margaret Cancer Centre in Toronto, Canada under the supervision of Professor Warren Mason and Associate Professor Jennifer Knox.
Recent accomplishments include the NOYCIA Young Investigator Award, ASCO Merit Award and CAHON Young Investigator Award. He was successful grant recipient for the 2017 GUMOC-Astellas Research Grant and Gastrointestinal Oncology Research Innovation Grant. Alongside this, he is undertaking a Master of Biostatistics through The University of Sydney, for which he was recently awarded the 2017 Les Irwig General Epidemiology Award and Australasian Epidemiological Association Top Student Prize.
Dr Sim is excited to join the innovative and outstanding team at The Kinghorn Cancer Centre.