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New USA trial results on the “need for chemotherapy”

Professor Arlene Chan and Dr Chris Lomma on “New USA trial results on the “need for chemotherapy”

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Professor Arlene Chan Awarded the Order of Australia for the 2018 Queen’s Birthday Honours

BCRC-WA have welcomed the announcement that Professor Arlene Chan has been awarded the Order of Australia for the 2018 Queen’s Birthday Honours. Professor Chan has been recognised for her ‘significant service to medicine in the field of oncology, particularly breast cancer support, diagnosis and treatment’. Hear Professor Arlene Chan discuss breast cancer research, our Offspring…

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Participate in a BCRC-WA Focus Group

We are committed to providing all our patients the best quality care. So we can achieve this, we would like to invite you to come and share your opinions about our services. An independent facilitator will run two group sessions  where you can voice your thoughts in a safe and judgement-free environment. Dates: Tuesday  12th June…

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BCRC-WA Reshaping the future of breast cancer care

Breast Cancer Research Centre -WA are reshaping the future of breast cancer care. Find out more about BCRC-WA as we work towards our vision for a fully integrated breast cancer centre.

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The Sunday Times- Perth oncologist’s cancer ‘cure’ leaves mums smiling

“There is definitely hope for women with advancements in breast cancer research and probably the biggest hope is for better and less toxic drugs which will be able to keep women with metastatic breast cancer living for many years with a chronic disease” – Professor Arlene Chan in the Sunday Times. Read More in the…

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STA Magazine – Inspired Research with Arlene Chan

”Professor Arlene Chan is an Australian medical oncologist who is passionate, driven and determined to make a difference for the 17,500 Australian women diagnosed every year with breast cancer. ” Read more in STA_Magazine 2017

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Ten Eye Witness News: Professor Arlene Chan & Shereen Jolly on Neratinib

In May, BCRC-WA welcomed the announcement that the Food and Drug Administration (the licencing body for new medications in the USA) had given approval for use of the drug Neratinib. This is a drug used exclusively for patients with HER2-positive breast cancer. Neratinib, an oral drug, was evaluated in the ExteNET trial which commenced 8…

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The Australian ‘Mum’s Cancer Care means talking to kids too’ BCRC-WA Offspring Study

Perth Lawyer, Denise Breen and Professor Arlene Chan spoke with the Australian on the impact that a breast cancer diagnosis has on the family, particularly younger children.    

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WA Today ‘No more Dr Google: Perth doctor’s new cancer centre dream’

”Perth oncologist who has revolutionised breast cancer treatments globally has unveiled a plan to expand her research base into a one-stop world class cancer treatment centre.” -WA Today. WA Today spoke with BCRC-WA’s Professor Arlene Chan on breast cancer diagnosis and research, expanding to create a world class cancer centre and how donations and philanthropic generosity will play…

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The West Australian on BCRC-WA’s Helen Sewell Tumour Bank

In April 2014 Breast Cancer Research Centre-WA launched the first Breast Cancer specific tumour bank in Western Australia in conjunction and partnership with Western Diagnostic Pathology. Tumour Banks have been established by International world class Cancer Centres in a collaborative effort to understand cancer behaviour and ultimately improve survival. Read more about our Helen Sewell…

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