We were pleased to welcome Harvard’s Prof Thomas Bortfeld to give a seminar on temporo-spatial optimization of radiation therapy.
We were pleased to host the Sydney/NSW Thyroid Cancer Interest Group again with our sponsor – Eisai Australia.
Sydney Vital is delighted to announce that its “Translational Theranostics” Flagship Clinical Fellow for 2019, Dr David Chan MBBS FRACP, has been awarded a highly competitive and prestigious NHMRC Investigator grant. This will allow him to continue to focus on his innovative research into understanding the behaviour of Neuroendocrine Tumours (NETs), such as why some NETs behave aggressively and others do not..
Sydney Vital Flagship 3 research fellow Dr Yaser Gholami received a Beryl & Jack Jacobs Travel Award from the Kolling Institute in May 2019. The travel award enabled Dr Gholami to travel to the Harvard Medical School/Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) as a visiting scholar and to further enhance the existing collaboration on developing a novel theranostic radio-immuno-nanoplatform for multimodal imaging and targeted radionuclide therapy of cancer.
Sydney Vital invites applications for Travel Awards to the value of $1,500 for domestic travel and $3,000 for international travel.
Our aim is to encourage outstanding PhD students, ECRs, researchers and clinicians from within the Sydney Vital network and institutions to present their scientific research progress at national or international conferences.
Sydney Vital member, Dr Paul Liu, was awarded a Sydney Vital travel grant in July 2019 to attend the annual meeting of the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM). Held in San Antonio, Texas, the AAPM is the largest medical physics meeting in the world.
Sydney Vital is pleased to announce and welcome Prof Dale Bailey to be our new Centre Director, replacing Prof Alexander Engel. Prof Bailey will be responsible for ensuring the continuation of the many successful programmes already in place at Sydney Vital and leading the plans for the next 5-year programme of Sydney Vital.