Improved access to cancer care coordinators has been a priority for the Clinical Network for a number of years. In 2016 the Clinical Network funded Deakin University to undertake mapping of cancer care coordinators (CCCs) and those who performed care coordination roles across Victoria.
The Clinical Network coordinate an alliance of 11 organisations that are advocating for increased funding to research into cancers with low survival rates
The Victorian Cancer Trials Link (VCTL) is searchable database of all cancer clinical trials being conducted in Victoria.
The Clinical Network administers the Clinical Trials Management Scheme. This retrospectively awards funding to hospitals coordinating clinical trials based on recruitment. The purpose is to grow clinical trial capacity by financially supporting clinical trials Data Managers.
Is there a positive relationship between funding and participant accrual into oncology clinical trials? The results are in.