Our Members

PoCoG membership is open to researchers and health professionals with an interest in psycho-oncology research, as such our members are drawn from a wide range of disciplines. In 2015-2016 our numbers increased to 1,717, which included 1,506 Australian and 211 international members. Membership has been growing steadily since 2008.

Professional disciplines of Australian PoCoG members

Discipline Number of Members Percentage of members
Psychology 510 33.9
Nursing 231 15.3
Public Health/epidemiology 182 12.1
Social Work 127 8.4
Allied health/pharmacy 99 6.6
Medical/radiation oncology 95 6.3
Other medical discipline 38 2.5
Palliative care 32 2.1
Psychiatry 22 1.5
Biostatistics 19 1.3
Health economics 14 0.9
Other disciplines (combined) 137 9.1
  1,506 100

Membership growth since 2008