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Subspecialty Working Parties

The primary role of the subspecialty working parties is to advise the TROG Scientific Committee (TSC) on current trials and projects in the subspecialty research portfolio, on any gaps in research activities, on new research concepts including the scientific merit of the proposal and on the research priorities to be adopted by TROG. Please see the Working Party Terms of Reference for more detailed information.

The Subspecialty Working Parties will represent radiation oncology, medical physics, radiation therapy, statistics, consumers and other appropriate disciplines (e.g. medical oncology, allied health).

If you are interested in joining a working party please complete an Expression of Interest form. 

Contact the TROG office on +61 2 40143911 |  if you would like further information on joining a Working Party. 

Breast Working Party

Chair: Boon Chua

Group contact:
Tamica Humby

TROG Central Office
Phone: +61 2 4014 3905

Genitourinary Working Party

Chair: David Pryor 

Group contact:
Oliva Cook
TROG Central Office
Phone: +61 2 4014 3918

Head, Neck and Skin Working Party

Chair: June Corry

Group contact:
Patrick Wheeler
TROG Central Office
Phone: +61 2 4014 3903

Lung Working Party

Chair: Fiona Hegi-Johnson

Group contact:
Annette Dempsey
TROG Central Office
Phone: +61 2 4014 3916

Neuro-Oncology Working Party

*In late 2019 the TROG membership expressed a need for a Neuro-oncology Working Party to be developed. If you are interested in joining this committee, please complete the Expression of Interest form.     

Chair: To be appointed 

Group contact:
TROG Central Office
Phone: +61 2 4014 3911

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