On 27th August 2018 we hosted a ‘Cancer Pain Symposium,’ which saw industry professionals come together to hear national experts present an update on the multidimensional assessment and multidisciplinary management of pain in patients with cancer.
ACRF Image X group, USYD at AAPM 2018
Elisabeth Steiner, a postdoctoral fellow at the ACRF Image X Institute, Faculty of Medicine and Health at the University of Sydney, was awarded a Sydney Vital Travel Award which she used to attend The American Association of Physics in Medicine (AAPM) 60th Annual Meeting in Nashville, USA.
Dr Andrew Care has been a member of Sydney Vital since 2017 and this year was awarded a 2018 Early Career Fellowship from the Cancer Institute NSW.
On the August 9, 2018, Sydney Vital teamed up with The Unicorn Foundation to host the 2018 Neuroendocrine Tumour Q&A Session. The session saw over 100 attendees come together to hear about what’s new in Neuroendocrine Tumours and why research plays a vital role in patient outcomes.
The annual NSW Premier’s Awards are back.
Hosted by the Cancer Institute NSW, this year the Awards will recognise the achievements of individuals and teams that work in cancer research across NSW and showcase the outstanding work they have put in to lessen the impact of cancer.
Dr Hilary Byrne, a Sydney Vital researcher, was recently awarded the Best Scholar in Training Presentation prize at the Association for Radiation Research annual meeting.
Dr Kelly McKelvey, an early-career researcher was invited to present her Matt Callander Beanie for Brain Cancer HMRI Fellowship work funded by the Mark Hughes Foundation at the Association for Radiation Research (ARR) Conference 2018.