PROSPECT – Post-operative Radiotherapy Omission in Selected Patients with Early breast Cancer Trial

Lead researcher

Prof Bruce Mann, Dr Anita Skandarajah, Dr Allison Rose, Dr Boon Chua, Prof John Forbes

The Breast Service, Melbourne Health

Years funded

This trial will test the idea that, by using MRI scans at the time an early breast cancer is diagnosed, a substantial group of patients may be able to safely avoid radiation therapy.

Funding Body

Cancer Council Research Grant


$97,264 in 2011; $96,654 in 2012, $98,189 in 2013, nil in 2014