Angelina Jolie announces preventive mastectomy - Information for women about family history of breast and ovarian cancerReleased: 15/05/2013News Type: Announcement
Angelina Jolie has this week announced that she has undergone a preventive double mastectomy after being tested and found to carry an inherited genetic fault which significantly increases her risk of developing breast and ovarian cancer.
Released: 15/05/2013News Type: Announcement
$5.9 million to improve outcomes in lung cancer, Australia’s leading cause of cancer death
Released: 14/05/2013News Type: Announcement
Cancer Australia is calling for nominations for its first Jeannie Ferris Cancer Australia Recognition Award.
Released: 08/05/2013News Type: Announcement
Australians diagnosed with cancer will benefit from better collection and reporting of national cancer data under a new funding initiative announced today.
Released: 02/05/2013News Type: Announcement
The diagnosis of cancer is stressful and confronting for anyone. For many people with lung cancer, this diagnosis can be compounded by feelings of guilt, shame, distress and isolation.
Released: 24/04/2013News Type: Announcement
The younger woman with early breast cancer – what do I need to know? is a new online module by Cancer Australia, available from April 2013.
Released: 12/04/2013News Type: Announcement
Applications are now open for funding of Existing National Cancer Cooperative Trials Groups whose current funding expires in June 2013.
Released: 08/04/2013News Type: Announcement
Requests for Tender are now open for National Technical Services to be provided to National Cancer Cooperative Trials Groups between 1 July 2013 to 30 June 2016.
Cancer Australia receives grant to focus on lung cancer in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communitiesReleased: 13/03/2013News Type: Announcement
Cancer Australia is pleased to announce that it has been successful in a grant from the Department of Health and Ageing for a project to focus on lung cancer in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities.
Released: 27/02/2013News Type: Media Releases