Our research ethics committees review cancer research projects to ensure ethical standards are met and that the confidentiality of participants' information is protected.
(See our glossary of medical and professional acronyms for details of qualifications).
Prof Richard (Dick) FOX AM: BSc (Med), MBBS, FRACP, PhD
Mr David COLDREY: BCom, FREI
Revd Tat Hean LIE: BAppSc, Grad Dip Applied Information Systems, BTh DipMin
Minister of religion
Dr Jeffrey TAN: MBBS, MRCOG, FRANZCOG
Dr Alice OWEN: BSc (Hons), PhD
Dr Victoria PALMER: BA (Hons), PhD
Researcher, behavioural scientist
Professor Marilyn PITTARD: LLB (Hons), BEc (Hons), Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Victoria
Ms Zena ROSLAN: B Bus Admin, Master Prof Ethics
This committee reviews the scientific quality of projects conducted by internal research units via an external review process. It also ethically reviews low-risk research projects.
Professor James ST JOHN AM (Chair)
MBBS (Melb), MD (Melb), FRCP (Lond), FRACP, AGAF
Professor Ron BORLAND: BSc, MSc, PhD
Nigel Gray Distinguished Fellow for Cancer Prevention
Professor Graham GILES: BSc, MSc, PhD
Director, Cancer Epidemiology Centre
Mr Todd HARPER: BEcon, GD Health Promotion, M Health Econ
Chief Executive Officer, Cancer Council Victoria
Professor Melanie WAKEFIELD: BA, Dip Appl Psych, MA (Appl Psych), PhD
Director, Centre for Behavioural Research in Cancer