19 Feb Early Cancer Researcher of the Year Awards 2018
Hollywood Haematology Group’s Dr Chan Cheah has been been awarded Cancer Council WA’s 2018 Early Cancer Researcher of the Year Award.
Dr Cheah was informed by Terry Slevin, Education and Research Director from the Cancer Council Western Australia who said “Congratulations it’s well deserved!” and then went onto explain that; “The amount awarded is $5,000 and is to go towards a cancer research program or cancer research initiative of your choice, on condition that the funds are spent in Western Australia.”
Nominations for this award were accepted from cancer researchers in Western Australia. The nominations were judged on advances in cancer research, and in terms of the impact of one or more peer-reviewed publications in advancing our understanding of one or more of the following cancer research areas: biology; aetiology; policy; prevention, early detection; diagnosis; management or treatment; health services; improvement of quality of life for cancer patients or palliative care.