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    Cancer and COVID-19 Podcasts

    Coping with Isolation and Cancer during COVID-19

    What does social distancing mean for people affected by cancer? How can you stay connected with your support circle? Yvonne King from Cancer Council’s 13 11 20 Information and Support service discusses how you can feel less isolated. Listen to podcast at https://www.cancercouncil.com.au/podcasts/cancer-and-covid-19/.

    Telehealth for Cancer

    What is telehealth and when is it being used for cancer care? Karen Robinson from Cancer Council’s 13 11 20 Information and Support service explains how you can get the most out of your telehealth appointments. Listen to podcast at https://www.cancercouncil.com.au/podcasts/cancer-and-covid-19/.

     

    Interview with Keith Podcast Series 

    Join Mr South Australia and Cancer Council SA Ambassador Mr Keith Conlon as he chats with some of South Australia’s top researchers funded through Cancer Council’s Beat Cancer Project. 

    Keith Conlon interviews Dr Dan Worthley

    Dr Dan Worthley from the University of Adelaide and SAHMRI is the recipient of a Cancer Council Beat Cancer Project Translational Research Grant specialising in bowel cancer research and treatment. He is currently leading a world first trial, called APOLLO2, which hopes to provide the clinical fingertips to help guide the selection of the right therapy for the right patient. 

    He speaks with Keith Conlon about his r career to date, his current research project and what he hopes to achieve through funding from Cancer Council SA.

     

    Keith Conlon interviews Dr Jean Winter 

    Dr Jean Winter from Flinders University is a Cancer Council Beat Cancer Project Early Career Fellow. Specialising in breast cancer research, Dr Winter’s work focuses on a ground breaking new treatment strategy that aims to rehabilitate rather than abolish activity of the estrogen receptor to treat breast cancer. 

    She speaks with Keith Conlon about her passion for research and why funding from Cancer Council SA is so important. 

     

    Keith Conlon interviews Associate Professor Philip Gregory 

    A/Prof Philip Gregory is the Laboratory Head for the Centre of Cancer Biology at UniSA and is a recipient of a Cancer Council Beat Cancer Project Principal Research Fellowship. His research focuses on breast and prostate cancer, aiming to understand why some forms of the disease spread and others don’t.

    He speaks to Keith about his work, what motivates him to make a difference and why support from the community means so much to him. 

     

    Keith Conlon interviews Professor Lisa Butler 

    Professor Lisa Butler from the University of Adelaide and SAHMRI is a Cancer Council Beat Cancer Project Principal Research Fellow. Her research looks at improving the clinical management and treatment outcomes for men with prostate cancer, using cutting edge technologies and clinically relevant models.

    She speaks with Keith about her career to date, her passion to make a difference and what she hopes to achieve through Cancer Council SA funding.  


     


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  • Aboriginal Quitline

    Aboriginal Quitline

    The Aboriginal Quitline Team are available to help you give up the smokes for good. Yarn with an Aboriginal Quitline Counsellor today on 13 78 48. Call us to get in touch, or we can call you.

  • Cut Your Risk

    Cut Your Risk

    June is Bowel Cancer Month, a great time to make simple lifestyle changes that can help you reduce your bowel cancer risk and improve your general health and wellbeing.

  • Do you have a cancer question?

    Do you have a cancer question?

    Cancer causes questions. Call us for the answers.

  • Fundraising Events

    Fundraising Events

    We have a wide range of exciting events that give you the opportunity to support our vision of a cancer free future in a fun, easy yet symbolic way.

  • Support 13 11 20

    Support 13 11 20

    Hear from Sam about how 13 11 20 has supported her and her two young boys through a terminal cancer diagnosis.

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