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The ONA Editor curates oncology news, views and reviews from Australia and around the world for our readers. In aggregated content, original sources will be acknowledged in the article footer.3983 Articles


Ian Olver

Professor Ian Olver AM is an Adjunct Professor in the Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences at the University of Adelaide. He is Immediate Past President of the Multinational Association of Supportive Care in Cancer. A renowned oncologist, cancer researcher and bioethicist, Ian has held senior positions in Australia and abroad. With research interests in anticancer drug studies, symptom control, bio-ethics and psycho-oncology, Ian is the author of more than 300 journal articles,28 book chapters, has written 4 books and edited 4 others. He is a regular commentator on cancer issues in Australia and internationally.15 Articles


Kim Hobbs

Kim Hobbs is a Clinical Specialist Social Worker for the Department of Social Work/Department of Gynaecological Cancer at Westmead Hospital. She holds a Masters degree in Social Work and has been working at Westmead Centre for Gynaecological Cancer in NSW since its inception in 1994. She is a COSA Council member representing OSWA.8 Articles


Ian Davis

Ian Davis is Professor of Medicine, Monash University and Eastern Health Head, Eastern Health Clinical School and Medical oncologist, Eastern Health Chair. He is also Chair of the ANZUP Cancer Trials Group.4 Articles


Prue Cormie

Associate Professor Prue Cormie, Australian Catholic University Associate Professor Prue Cormie is an accredited exercise physiologist whose research and clinical work focuses on the application of exercise as medicine for the management of cancer. She aims to enhance the lives of people with cancer through innovative research and effectively translating research into practice. More information on her work is available here: www.iha.acu.edu.au/cancer.4 Articles


Prunella Blinman

Dr Prunella Blinman is a medical oncologist at the Concord Cancer Centre who specialises in the management of thoracic and gastrointestinal cancers. She is also a clinical senior lecturer at the Sydney Medical School, and an active researcher and supervisor of postgraduate students. She enjoys attending the ASCO Annual Meeting for the educational and networking opportunities.3 Articles


Astrid Przezdziecki

Dr Astrid Przezdziecki is a clinical psychologist and researcher who has worked in the public health sector for over 15 years. In addition, she has qualifications in nursing, and was previously employed as a registered nurse. Astrid specialises in working with individuals who have been diagnosed with cancer and their families. She provides education to health sector workers and the general public on cancer-related issues. She completed a PhD investigating how self-compassion can be therapeutically applied to assist with body image disturbance in breast cancer survivors. Astrid’s work has been published in international peer reviewed journals and her interests include making self-compassion based interventions more accessible to people with cancer.3 Articles


Hilda High

Dr Hilda High is medical oncologist specialising in cancer genetics. She has worked with familial cancer services at the Prince of Wales Hospital, Westmead Hospital and Royal North Shore Hospitals and now works with Sydney Cancer Genetics through rooms at the SAN, in Ultimo in Sydney and via telehealth to rural and regional Australia.3 Articles


Diana Adams

Dr Diana Adams is a Consultant Medical Oncologist at Macarthur Cancer Therapy Centre, Sydney South West Area Health Service.2 Articles


Eisai

Eisai Co., Ld. is a leading global research and development-based pharmaceutical company headquartered in Japan. We define our corporate mission as "giving first thought to patients and their families and to increasing the benefits health care provides," which we call our human health care (hhc) philosophy. For more information visit our Company Page on Oncology News or our Website.1 Articles


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