Cancer Sciences

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Become part of a world-class cancer workforce

  • Explore an unprecedented breath of integrated, advanced cancer knowledge
  • Gain the unique opportunity to learn from internationally renowned experts from the VCCC and the University of Melbourne
  • Tailor your learning to your work and personal schedule with flexible online delivery.

Register your interest in this course

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Cancer Sciences Program

Cancer Sciences is Australia’s first cancer-specific online program, delivered by world-class experts from the University of Melbourne and the Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre (VCCC), an alliance of 10 leading research, clinical and academic institutions with a shared commitment to saving lives through the integration of cancer research, education and patient care. Whether you aspire to move your career in a new direction or revitalise your current skillset, this innovative program will equip you with cutting-edge, specialist knowledge from the forefront of the rapidly evolving fields of clinical care and cancer research.

Anticipating the complex future needs of the cancer sciences industry, this program embraces a collaborative, multidisciplinary approach and is designed for scientists and clinicians from a variety of backgrounds:

  • Medical practitioners such as general practitioners, surgeons, radiologists, oncologists and haematologists
  • Nurses and nurse practitioners
  • Allied health professionals such as occupational therapists, speech pathologists, physiotherapists, exercise physiologists and pharmacists
  • Public health professionals
  • Clinical trials professionals
  • Industry & pharmaceutical professionals

Register your interest in this course

This course will be launching with a Term 1 intake commencing in late January 2019. Please register your details in the form and select ‘yes’ to receive course information and updates and we will email you once the full website has been launched and applications are open.

Course coordinators

Upcoming terms

  • 2019

    Term Applications close Term dates
    Term 1, 2019 14 Jan 28 Jan - 31 Mar
    Term 2, 2019 8 Apr 22 Apr - 23 Jun
    Term 3, 2019 1 Jul 15 Jul - 15 Sep
    Term 4, 2019 23 Sep 7 Oct - 8 Dec

View Key Dates for further important dates and deadlines.