The Cancer Australia team is led by Chief Executive Officer, Professor Dorothy Keefe PSM, and provides in-house expertise and capacity across a number of areas to support its role and functions.
Cancer Australia’s functions are logically grouped to support our leadership role and maximise the delivery of our varied and comprehensive programs and activities.
The organisation’s functions are as follows:
includes research, the Priority-driven Collaborative Cancer Research Scheme, clinical trials support, data and monitoring and evidence review
Service Development and Clinical Practice
includes CanNET, health professional education, evidence-based guidance materials, models of care and consumer programs<
includes breast, gynaecological cancers; and Indigenous and rural
Health Promotion and Communication
includes health promotion, website, e-communications, corporate communications, media, production coordination
includes human resources, contracts, partnerships, IT, clearinghouse