Author Professor Penny Schofield and Ms Natalie Richards

Professor Penny Schofield and Ms Natalie Richards

Penny Schofield is a Professor of Health Psychology at Swinburne, and Head of Behavioural Science at Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, where she maintains an active research group. Penny is a behavioural scientist with over 25 years’ experience conducting research in the field of psycho-oncology. She maintains numerous leadership roles have informed research strategy, policy and service delivery to promote cancer control in Australia and overseas. Natalie Richards is a Registered Nurse with over 15 years’ experience in clinical research and digital health projects. Natalie has experience in cancer trials at the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre and is Project Manager of a Randomised Controlled Trial NAVIGATE assessing an online treatment decision aid for men with localised, low risk prostate cancer.