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  • Professor Maarten IJzerman

    Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre; Chair of Cancer Health Services Research, School of Population and Global Health, University of Melbourne

  1. 10 May 2022 - Health & Wellbeing

    Will Australia be left behind in the cancer genomics revolution?

    Australian patients may not see the benefits of new genetic testing for diagnosis and treatment without new funding models says a University of Melbourne expert

  2. 2 February 2021 - Health & Wellbeing

    Testing, testing, testing: Can blood tests help detect cancers early?

    The COVID-19 pandemic showed our capacity to test at large scale, can we use these strategies for early detection of cancer ask University of Melbourne experts?

  3. 30 April 2020 - Health & Wellbeing

    Is a delayed cancer diagnosis a consequence of COVID-19?

    Some countries reported a 40 per cent decline in cancers during COVID-19, but people may not be visiting GPs with symptoms say University of Melbourne experts.

  4. 8 April 2020 - Health & Medicine

    Better cancer treatments from better data analysis

    New data-driven approaches can enhance cancer treatment for individuals and help allocate healthcare resources for everyone say University of Melbourne experts.

  5. 16 May 2019 - Health & Wellbeing

    Improving Australia’s health system beyond the election

    Australia has one of the world's best healthcare systems, but University of Melbourne experts say election promises are failing to address its sustainability.

  6. 30 April 2019 - Health & Wellbeing

    Who is paying the price of whole-genome sequencing in cancer care?

    University of Melbourne research finds that whole-genome sequencing is changing cancer treatment; but its real-world use needs to be measured and understood.