Become a TROG member
Do you have a professional interest in radiotherapy research?
Join the Trans Tasman Radiation Oncology Group (TROG)
Half of all people diagnosed with cancer would benefit from radiotherapy. The Trans Tasman Radiation Oncology Group (TROG Cancer Research) is the peak Australasian body for research into this safe and effective treatment. TROG is currently the highest recruiting collaborative trials group in Australia.
Become a member - it's FREE!
Become part of our network of 1,000 professionals in this exciting field.
Affiliate membership is FREE and open to anyone qualified or training in a radiotherapy-related discipline.
By joining, you’ll help advance clinical research into a treatment that benefits many cancers including breast, skin, lung, prostate and bladder, gynaecological and head & neck.
- Network with like-minded professionals
- Stay up-to-date with industry news and opportunities in our fortnightly eNews
- Access trial resources and Quality Assurance resources
- Utilise the knowledge of TROG’s specialised committees
Or become a full member
Now open to anyone qualified in their discipline
As of 2014, anyone fully qualified in their discipline, including radiation oncologists, medical oncologists, radiation therapists, medical physicists, statisticians, data managers, nurses and surgeons, can become a full TROG member.
For just $180+gst per year, full members hold voting rights at TROG meetings; can submit proposals for new trials; or become a Board member or Trial Chair.
- Receive support at all stages of your trial’s development
- Strengthen your grant application by aligning with TROG
- Hold voting rights on trial protocols and other policies
- Ensure treatment is safely administered via our QA program
TROG members have access to the information in the members' section of the website, which includes the TROG Member Forum, Member directory and Member messenger; minutes and presentations from TROG meetings; copies of trial protocols; and the TROG Policy & Procedures Manual.
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Applications for membership require a personal recommendation by two full members (a Proposer and a Seconder). Once you have identified two full members who will nominate you for membership, the application process simply involves choosing the nominating members from the list of Full Members in the online registration form (click on Register Now button below). The nominating members will by contacted by TROG Central Operations to confirm their support for your membership application.
TROG is a company limited by guarantee under the Corporations Act. The liability of members is limited to payment of a nominal guarantee of A$10 in the event that the company is wound up. If required, this contribution would support payment of the debts and liabilities of the company, including the costs of the winding up. By subscribing as a full member of TROG you undertake to provide this guarantee in the amount of A$10, if required. This undertaking continues for one year after a member ceases to be a member of the company.
TROG members at 2013 ASM, Wellington, NZ