Research Report Newsletter Autumn 2011 – Issue 14

Inside you will find:

  • Spotlight on researcher – Dr Peter Greer.
  • FamilyFIT – a program to increase child and parent activity.
  • CLEAR Study – why we need your help.
  • Prostate Cancer Study – researching use of alternative therapies.
  • Patterns of Care Study – assessing patterns of care for pancreatic cancer patients.
  • The Sun and Vitamin D – how to balance the need for sun and protection from it.

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Take the survey

Thank you to all the people who have taken part in CLEAR.

Their questionnaire data and blood samples will help us understand risk factors for cancer in NSW.

Freddy SitasAssociate Professor Freddy Sitas

“Many people think the only way to help research is to give a financial donation, but when it comes to a broad reaching study such as CLEAR, we’re totally reliant on the courage and goodwill of cancer patients in the community.”

Karen CanfelAssociate Professor Karen Canfell

“We have an enormous diversity of lifestyles: we can compare and get meaningful answers about the causes of cancer”