News

13 Apr 2022

Prostate Cancer Institute Celebrates 20 Years

St George Hospital’s Prostate Cancer Institute (PCI) recently reached a major milestone, celebrating 20 years of operation. Founding staff include Radiation Oncologist Dr Joseph Bucci and Urological Surgeon Dr David Malouf. St George Hospital’s Cancer Care Centre provides prostate cancer patients world class treatment, where men with prostate cancer receive individual assessment and treatment according to the nature and type of prostate cancer. St George Hospital was the first and remains the only public facility in NSW that provides seed brachytherapy for patients diagnosed with prostate cancer.

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13 Apr 2022

Research Grant Awarded

In December 2021 Professor Yong Li was the successful recipient of $50,000. This grant is funded by Southern Cancer Care and administered by our collaborative partner St George and Sutherland Medical Research Foundation. Professor Yong Li, Professor(Conjoint), UNSW, Principle Hospital Scientist, SESLHD and Head of Cancer Research Laboratory, Cancer Care Centre, St George Hospital is aiming to develop new methods for earlier detection of prostate cancer. Professor Li will conduct a new study – Validation of extracellular protein biomarkers in blood for the personalised treatment decision of prostate cancer patients – to help better diagnose and then treat prostate cancer.

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23 Jul 2021

Ian’s story

When Ian, who splits his time between the Sutherland Shire and North West NSW, was diagnosed with throat cancer he was treated through the Head & Neck Multidisciplinary Team at St George Cancer Care Centre.

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22 Jul 2021

Funded Projects

Our commitment to cancer research by supporting local researchers.

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