PoCoG ADMINISTERED Studies - CONCEPTS Under Development

PoCoG-2015-101*: Development and pilot testing of an online educational resource for health professionals to improve anxiety and depression screening and referral in cancer patients

Investigator Team: Joanne Shaw, Melanie Price, Karen Allison, Toni Lindsay, Brian Kelly, Peter Grimison, Tim Shaw, Kate Baycheck, Heather Shepherd, Phyllis Butow

Status: in development

PoCoG-2015-105*:: A cluster randomized controlled trial (RCT) to evaluate the efficacy of a supported, tailored implementation strategy versus a standard implementation strategy for the A & D clinical pathway

Investigator Team: Phyllis Butow, Gavin Andrews, Afaf Girgis, Brian Kelly, Tom Hack, Josephine Clayton, Melanie Price, Philip Beale, Rosalie Viney, Laura Kirsten, Joanne Shaw, Haryana Dhillon, Joseph Coll, Peter Grimison, Tim Shaw, Nicole Rankin, Michael Murphy, Jill Newby, John Stubbs, Frances Orr, Toni Lindsay, Heather Shepherd, Lindy Masya, Karen Allison, Tim Luckett, Melanie Lovell, Alison Pearce, Don Piro

Status: in development

PoCoG-2015-106*:A pilot trial of the iCanADAPT Advanced Program, an internet Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (iCBT) for the treatment of depression and anxiety in ambulatory advanced-stage cancer patients

Investigator Team: Phyllis Butow, Gavin Andrews, Jill Newby, Michael Murphy, Laura Kirsten, Melanie Price, Joanne Shaw, Heather Shepherd, Karen Allison

Status: in development

PoCoG-2015-107*: Development and pilot testing of an online, integrated management system (portal) for a clinical pathway to improve anxiety and depression screening and referral in cancer patients

Investigator Team: Melanie Price, Phyllis Butow, Joanne Shaw, Haryana Dhillon, Heather Shepherd, Lindy Masya

Status: in development

 

*These studies form part of the development of the ADAPT Program: A sustainable and supported clinical pathway for managing anxiety and depression in cancer patients: Developing and evaluating components and testing implementation strategies

PoCoG-2015-03:Prevalence of mental disorders in Australian cancer patients

Investigator Team: David Kissane, Brian Kelly, Jane Turner, Claire Johnson, Joanne Brooker, Joanne Shaw, Melanie Price, Margaret Staples, Richard De Abreu Lourenco

Status: awaiting funding

PoCoG-2016-101+: Collaborative care in the management of clinical depression in cancer care

Investigator Team: David Kissane, Brian Kelly, Jane Turner, Lisa Beatty, Geoff Mitchell, Melanie Price, Joanne Shaw, Laura Kirsten, Phyllis Butow, Kerry Sherman, Meera Agar

Status: in development

PoCoG-2016-102+:Managing clinical anxiety: National implementation of an intervention to manage fear of cancer recurrence

Investigator Team: Phyllis Butow, Nadine Kasparian, David Kissane, Melanie Price, Joanne Shaw, Jeremy Couper, Haryana Dhillon, Lisa Beatty, Monika Janda, Joanne Brooker, Kerry Sherman, Donna Milne, Gail Garvey

Status: in development

PoCoG-2016-103+:Adjustment to cancer: treatments for patients who find adjustment difficult

Investigator Team: David Kissane, Carrie Lethborg, Laura Kirsten, Lisa Beatty, Melanie Price, Joanne Shaw, Haryana Dhillon, Danette Langbecker, Kim Hobbs

Status: in development

 

+ These studies form part of the development of the SAC initiated program of work: PoCoG Transforming Psychosocial Care of Patients in Australia: Implementation of a Comprehensive Training and Service Delivery Program