Our News and Events page is the best way to stay up-to-date with PoCoG news and to learn about upcoming opportunities.

PoCoG Shutdown 2018-19  [17/12/2018]
The PoCoG Executive will be closed from Monday 24 December 2018 until Tuesday 8 January 2019. More
Save the date - Professor Ron Epstein  [17/12/2018]
Professor Ron Epstein is presenting in Sydney at the Chris O'Brien Lifehouse 3-5pm on Wednesday 23 January. More
Save the date - Professor Gerry Humphris  [17/12/2018]
Fear of cancer recurrence expert Professor Gerry Humphris is presenting in Sydney 3-5pm on Monday 21 January 2019. More
Quality of Life Office - Update  [01/11/2018]
Read about new staff members in the Quality of Life Office and upcoming workshops. More
Opportunity - Associate Research Fellow  [23/10/2018]
Western Sydney University is looking for an Associate Research Fellow, who understands LGBTI experiences of cancer survivorship and care to join the Out with Cancer team. More
Opportunity - Cancer Council Liaison  [23/10/2018]
Cancer Council NSW is looking for someone to join the team as a Cancer Council Liaison based at Concord Cancer Centre. More
PoCoG 2017-18 Annual Report  [27/09/2018]
The PoCoG Annual Report is hot off the press - download a copy now. More
Opportunity - PhD Scholarship in Survivorship  [13/09/2018]
Applications for a scholarship to support a full-time PhD focusing on cancer survivorship are now open at the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre. More
Building track record - Four Questions for Phyllis  [01/08/2018]
Professor Phyllis Butow, the founding chair of PoCoG, passed the formidable milestone of 500 publications earlier this year. Hear how she did it. More
Webinar - Methodological Considerations in Implementation Research  [04/07/2018]
Listen to the PoCoG - Cancer Council NSW webinar on Methodological Considerations in Implementation Research using the Clinician-Led Improvement in Cancer Care Study as an example. More
Opportunity - PhD Scholarship in PROs in Ovarian cancer  [03/07/2018]
Apply for a PhD scholarship in the area of patient-reported outcomes in ovarian cancer More
Psycho-Oncology Journal now accepts Registered Reports  [21/06/2018]
Psycho-Oncology now accepts Registered Reports a new article in which methods and proposed analyses are preregistered and reviewed prior to research being conducted. More
Clinical Consultation Skills Retreat 2018  [12/06/2018]
On 5-8 August Cancer Council Victoria and the Centre for Organisational Change in Person-Centred Healthcare at Deakin University are delivering the 2018 Clinical Consultation Skills Education Retreat for Oncology Clinicians. More
How to Engage with Consumers for Better Cancer Care  [31/01/2018]
Cancer Australia offers resources and practical tools to help everyone involved in health care to work with consumers to improve outcomes. More
Congratulations Professor David Kissane AC  [30/01/2018]
Professor David Kissane was made a Companion in the General Division of the Order of Australia on Australia Day. More
Obituary - Dr Jimmie Holland  [24/01/2018]
Obituary - Psycho-oncology founder Dr Jimmie Holland, MD passed away at the end of 2017. More
PoCoG SAC Members Win COSA Psycho-oncology Award  [18/10/2017]
We are delighted to announce that PoCoG SAC members Prof David Kissane and Dr Ursula Sansom-Daly are recipients of the 2017 COSA Psycho-oncology Awards. More
PoCoG Annual Report  [27/09/2017]
The PoCoG Annual Report summarises our research highlights for the 2016-17 financial year. More
PoCoG 2017 Scientific Meeting- Speaker Showcase  [03/08/2017]
This week's Speaker in the Spotlight is Professor Maree Teesson Director NHMRC Centre of Research Excellence in Mental Health and Substance Use and NHMRC Principal Research Fellow at the National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre. More
Survey - Emotional Wellbeing & Stress Screening  [02/08/2017]
Participate in a University of Newcastle survey on emotional wellbeing and stress screening in your service. More
Survey- Sleep disturbance in brain tumour  [26/07/2017]
PoCoG members are invited to participate in an online survey of health professionals active in the care of patients with a primary malignant brain tumour or brain metastases. More
A Tribute to Dr Melanie Price by Professor Phyllis Butow  [05/07/2017]
PoCoG bids a fond farewell to Dr Melanie Price, who is stepping down this week after nine years as Executive Director. More
Members in the Media: Dr Ursula Sansom-Daly  [15/06/2017]
Dr Ursula Sansom-Daly our new ECR SAC member has been identified as one of Australia's top young researchers. More
Update from the Quality of Life Office  [26/04/2017]
PoCoG members can access a range of resources from the Quality of Life Office. More