Barwon Health – The Andrew Love Cancer Centre

To provide comprehensive, accessible and compassionate care
for patients and families of the Barwon South West region.

    • University Hospital Geelong, Barwon Health is the leading
      regional teaching hospital in Victoria and has established links
      with Deakin University
    • The Haematology Oncology Trials Team (HOTT) is located in
      a purpose-built, comprehensive cancer facility, the Andrew Love
      Cancer Centre
    • Covering an area of 33,000 square kilometers and serving a
      population close to 400,000 people in Geelong and the wider
      Barwon South West region of Victoria
    • Approximately 2550 new haematology and oncology consults
      each year
    • This catchment’s regional population accounts for 8.6% of the
      Victorian cancer incidence
    • Trial phase capabilities – Phase I, Ib, II, III, IV
    • Lead Site capacity
    • Participated in over 500 haematology and oncology clinical trials
      and recruited over 5000 patients
    • Patient recruitment opportunities in 36 current open to accrual
      clinical trials
    • 170 years combined Investigator experience
    • Over 35 years combined Study Coordinator experience in
      haematology and oncology clinical trials
    • Research Team includes 20 Investigators, 1 Research Manager,
      10 Study Coordinators, 1 Project Officer, 1 Administrator, 1 Data
      Manager and 1 Clinical Trials Pharmacist
    • Tumour Streams include: Myeloma, AML, Lymphoma,
      Myeloproliferative Neoplasms, Breast, Lung, Colorectal, Upper GI,
      Urology, Head and Neck, Gynaecological, Brain, Endocrine, Rare
      Sarcoma, Skin, Melanoma and various Registry Studies


A/Prof Philip Campbell – Head of Haematology
Dr Adam Friebe
Dr David Kipp
Dr Sumi Ratnasingam
Dr Hannah Rose

Radiation Oncology
Dr Graham Pitson – Head of Radiation Oncology
Dr Michael Francis
Dr Andrew Hui
Dr Rod Lynch
Dr Maitham Mathlum

Medical Oncology
Dr David Campbell – Head of Medical Oncology
Dr Patricia Banks
Dr Adam Broad
Dr Anna Lomax
Dr Caitlin Murphy
Dr Catherine Oakman
Dr Inger Olesen
Dr Madhu Singh
Dr Karen White
Dr Shu Fen Wong
Dr Saw Yee Yap

The Haematology Oncology
Trials Team is located at:
Barwon Health, University Hospital Geelong,
The Andrew Love Cancer Centre
Level 3, 70 Swanston Street
Geelong, VIC, 3220

Contact: Nicola Howell
Business Development Associate
– Regional Trials Network
Cancer Trials Australia
E: [email protected]
T: 0413 467 044