For health professionals

Search for all available cancer trials in Victoria

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Resources for your patients

Information and support resources that you may wish to provide to your cancer clinical trials patients to help them feel informed.

  • Cancer Connect

    Cancer Connect provides people affected by cancer with the opportunity to speak with a trained volunteer who has clinical trial experience.

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  • Multilingual resources

    Information and videos about clinical trials in languages other than English.

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  • Cancer support referral

    Cancer Council’s nurses provide information and support to people affected by cancer. If you have a patient or carer that needs support, our cancer nurses can contact them to see how they can help.

    Referral form

  • Cancer types

    For more information about the different types of cancer, you may want to refer your patients to one of these pages.

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  • Understanding cancer treatment

    Patient-suitable information about the different types of cancer treatments.

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  • Teletrials brochure

    This brochure was developed in conjunction with Alfred TrialHub, the Australian Teletrial Program, and patients and explains how teletrials work.

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Metrics & quality assurance

Helpful links to cancer and clinical trials data reports, plus monitoring and governance tools for research sites.

Emerging trial methods

Information and resources about new methods to conduct clinical trials, and how to implement them.

Education

Links to online courses, workshops and other forms of professional development relating to clinical trials, cancer care and patient communication.

Clinical trial registries & apps

Cancer Cooperative Trials Groups

In Australia, there are 14 cancer cooperative trials groups that conduct important cancer control research across a range of disciplines.

Other organisations

Links to other organisations working in the cancer and clinical trial space.

  • Cancer Trials Australia

    National oncology trial network, based in Melbourne, facilitating oncology clinical trials across all phases.

  • Victorian Cancer Agency

    Established to facilitate cancer research across Victoria

  • Therapeutic Goods Administration

    Information and guidance on clinical trials – good practice and clinical safety data management.

  • Australian Cancer Trials

    Free information resource for those with cancer looking for a clinical trial.

  • Australian Clinical Trials

    An initiative to provide information and resources to consumers, health care providers, researchers and industry about clinical trials.

  • Australian Clinical Trials Alliance (ACTA)

    The national peak body supporting and representing networks of clinician-researchers conducting investigator-initiated clinical trials, maintaining clinical quality registries, and operating clinical trial coordinating centres within the Australian healthcare system.

Victorian Cancer Registry Victorian Government

The Victorian Cancer Trials Link is supported by the Victorian Government through the Victorian Cancer Agency.

RAP

Cancer Council Victoria would like to acknowledge the traditional custodians of the land on which we live and work. We would also like to pay respect to the elders past and present and extend that respect to all other Aboriginal people.