What a year 2020 has been. I hope you and your loved ones have remained safe and well despite the COVID-19 pandemic, which has been keenly felt in Victoria, especially Melbourne, the home of our Institute.
Progressing our COVID-19 research for patients
As the second wave outbreak in Melbourne clearly showed, the new coronavirus is highly infectious and affects the most vulnerable in our society, particularly the elderly and those with pre-existing health conditions.
Finding the right balance
The coronavirus pandemic is having far-reaching consequences on employment, the economy, education and mental health. Our scientists are not immune.
Personalised cancer treatment gives hope to kids and adults alike
This year, about 1000 children and adolescents in Australia will have been diagnosed with cancer and 5600 will have continued their treatment.