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World experts convene to review ARvs and prostate cancer

The Journal European Urology has just published a summary of special meeting arranged by the Prostate Cancer Foundation (USA) where stakeholders and 18 opinion leaders in the field from across the globe were invited to discuss androgen receptor variants (ARVs) in prostate cancer. Centre members, Dr Luke Selth and Professor Wayne Tilley from the Dame Roma […]

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Faculty Excellence award – Dr Luke Selth

The Centre congratulates Dr Luke Selth on receiving a 2017 Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences Executive Dean award for research excellence. This was presented to Luke by Professor Burt, Executive Dean of Medicine, at the Faculty’s end of year event. Luke is Head of the Prostate Cancer Research Program in the Dame Roma Mitchell […]

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Jan 9 Men’s Health Research Seminar

Please join us for the January Men’s Health Lunchtime Research Seminar. FFCMH Speakers Dr Jean Winter Post-doctoral Researcher (Dame Roma Mitchell Cancer Research Laboratories) Presentation: Hereditary modifiers of aggressive prostate cancer. Research performed at the National Institutes of Health in the USA. Ms Kate Richards (pictured) University of Adelaide Medical Student (Summer Vacation Research Student, Dame Roma […]

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Welcome Melissa Opozda – Post-doctoral Researcher (CRE-PCS)

The Centre welcomes Dr Melissa Opozda. Melissa is a Post-doctoral Researcher who joins the men’s health clinical and population health research team on L7 SAHMRI. Melissa is undertaking a program of research with the Centre of Research Excellence in Prostate Cancer Survivorship (CRE-PCS). Melissa is a health psychologist in part-time clinical practice and recently completed […]

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Donated to a Bro this Movember?

It’s not November but Movember so don’t forget to donate what ever you can to this phenomenal charity that supports men’s health research here in Australia and around the world.There are a number of options for donation. You can provide a donation directly at http://au.movember.com. Otherwise you can support a Bro in either of the teams below Our member […]

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Congratulations Dr Zeyad Nassar – NHMRC Early Career Research Fellowship

The Centre congratulates Dr Zeyad Nassar, FFCMH Post-Doctoral Research Fellow in the Prostate Cancer Research Group at SAHMRI, on being awarded a Peter Doherty Biomedical Early Career Fellowship from the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC, Australia).  His project is “Fatty acid elongation: a novel target for prostate cancer treatment” and ties into the Movember/Prostate […]

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Transforming therapy for breast and prostate cancer: Movember/National Breast Cancer Foundation award

For the first time, the National Breast Cancer Foundation and the Movember Foundation have joined forces in an initiative to support research aimed at transforming therapy for breast and prostate cancer.  The Centre congratulates FFCMH’s senior scientific members Prof Wayne Tilley and Dr Luke Selth,and Dr Theresa Hickey (Dame Roma Mitchell Cancer Research Laboratories, Uni of Adelaide), […]

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New tool to assess quality of health websites reveals inadequacies

Behavioural Scientist and NHMRC Early Career Research Fellow with the FFCMH, Dr Camille Short, Prof Deborah Turnbull and students Charlotte Gelder, Megan McIntosh and Lena Binnewerg have recently published their research “Examining the accessibility of high quality physical activity behaviour change support freely available online for men with prostate cancer” in the Journal of Cancer Survivorship.  This […]

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Mens Health Matters Podcast #2: Dr Luke Selth discusses his research to combat prostate cancer – At wAR with the androgen receptor!

Second in our podcast series showcasing young researchers from the Freemasons Foundation Centre for Men’s Health, we hear from Dr Luke Selth who heads up the prostate cancer research program in the Dame Roma Mitchell Cancer Research Laboratories, in the Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, the University of Adelaide, and who is leading a […]

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SA-PCCOC South Australian Prostate Cancer Symposium – 20 Oct 2017

The SA-PCCOC‘s South Australian Prostate Cancer Symposium is pleased to announce this years guest speaker will be Associate Professor Anthony Lowe, CEO of the Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia.  The Symposium, now in it’s fourth year, brings together prostate cancer researchers, clinicians, educators and advocates from around the state to hear about research and initiatives aimed at […]

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