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HOW OUR RESEARCHERS ARE RESPONDING TO COVID-19

Professor Fran Boyle AM and Associate Professor Nicholas Wilcken discuss how their institutions and teams have responded to the COVID-19 pandemic. They discuss how some changes have been positive, how their patients have reacted to this new environment, and give a BCT research update.

Responding To COVID-19

In this Breast Cancer Trials (BCT) members podcast, Professor Fran Boyle AM and Associate Professor Nicholas Wilcken discuss how those involved in breast cancer care and treatment have responded to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Professor Fran Boyle is a Medical Oncologist at North Sydney’s Mater Hospital, where she is the Director of the Patricia Ritchie Centre for Cancer Care and Research, and Professor of Medical Oncology at the University of Sydney. Professor Boyle has been involved in breast cancer clinical trials research for the past 20 years. She has chaired the BCT Board and is a current member of the BCT Scientific Advisory Committee.

Associate Professor Nicholas Wilcken is the Director of Medical Oncology at the Crown Princess Mary Cancer Centre Westmead, Senior Staff Specialist at Nepean Hospital and Associate Professor of Medicine at the University of Sydney. Associate Professor Wilcken was elected to the BCT Board of Directors in July 2016. He was the Chair of the BCT’s Scientific Advisory Committee from 2011 to March 2017.

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A Podcast about breast cancer and COVID-19 between Professor Fran Boyle and Associate Professor Nicholas Wilcken.

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Professor Fran Boyle

Professor Fran Boyle is a Medical Oncologist at North Sydney’s Mater Hospital, where she is the Director of the Patricia Ritchie Centre for Cancer Care and Research, and Professor of Medical Oncology at the University of Sydney.
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Associate Professor Nicholas Wilcken

Associate Professor Nicholas Wilcken is the Director of Medical Oncology at the Crown Princess Mary Cancer Centre Westmead, Senior Staff Specialist at Nepean Hospital and Associate Professor of Medicine at the University of Sydney.

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