Meet Dr Sharissa Latham – Researcher

Meet Dr Sharissa Latham – Researcher Researcher – Garvan Institute of Medical Research Building on her experience in cytoskeletal biology and advanced imaging approaches, Sharissa’s research aims to develop novel therapeutic approaches that target actin-microtubule crosstalk for the treatment of triple negative breast cancers. Your area of cancer research My research primarily focuses on triple…

Meet Assoc Prof Tatyana Chtanova – Researcher

Meet Assoc Prof Tatyana Chtanova – Researcher Researcher Associate Professor and Head of Innate and Tumour Immunology lab, UNSW Sydney and Garvan Institute of Medical Research Your area of cancer research? Developing new cancer immunotherapies. How long have you had consumer representatives involved with your cancer research? Mara and I started working together 3 years…

Daffodil Centre celebrates its second anniversary

Daffodil Centre celebrates its second anniversary with the theme of Moving the Dial in Cancer Control. On 17 July 2023, Cancer Voices NSW attended the the second anniversary event of the Daffodil Centre, a joint venture between Cancer Council NSW and the University of Sydney. It was held in the Susan Wakil Health Building at…

Men’s Health Week – 12-18 June 2023

International Men’s Health Week is celebrated every year around the world in the middle of June. The theme of Men’s Health Week 2023 is Healthy Habits – focusing on encouraging men and boys to build healthy habits by identifying small changes they can make that benefit their health and wellbeing. It is an opportunity to highlight the importance of…

NSW Health – New – Remuneration guidelines for consumers, carers and community members

Consumer, carer and community remuneration This Guideline sets out NSW Health’s commitment to remuneration and reimbursement of consumers, carers and community members for their time and contributions to agreed engagement activities. It provides guidance on circumstances where payments will be made, the rates of payment and the methods of payment. Access and download the following:…