3rd Global Adolescent & Young Adult Cancer Congress


Keynote and invited speakers are currently being confirmed and will be continuously updated over the coming months. Sign up for regular updates via the CONTACT page.

A/Professor Melissa Alderfer [More details]
Principal Research Scientist, Nemours Children's Health System, A. I. duPont Hospital for Children. Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Sidney Kimmel Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University
Dr Antoinette Anazodo [More details]
Lead Clinician, NSW/ACT Youth Cancer Service, Sydney Children’s Hospital and Prince of Wales Hospital; Conjoint Lecturer, School for Women’s and Children’s Health, University of New South Wales
A/Professor Prue Cormie [More details]
Principal Research Fellow – Exercise Oncology, Australian Catholic University; Chair COSA Exercise Cancer Group
Mette de Fine Licht [More details]
Teenage Cancer Survivor, Author & Speaker
Kyran Dixon [More details]
Founding member of the Aboriginal Youth Cancer Advisory Group, 2018 SA Young Australian of the Yea
Dr Lorna Fern [More details]
Teenage and Young Adult Researcher and Patient Engagement lead, National Cancer Research Institute Teenage, Young Adult and Germ Cell Clinical Studies Group; University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust; BRIGHTLIGHT
Professor David Freyer [More details]
Professor of Clinical Pediatrics, Keck School of Medicine of USC
Professor Paul Grundy [More details]
Professor of Pediatrics and Oncology, Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta; Expert Lead, Pediatric, Adolescent and Young Adult Oncology, Canadian Partnership Against Cancer
A/Professor Gill Hubbard [More details]
Associate Professor, Department of Nursing, Centre for Health Science, University of the Highlands and Islands
Professor Nick Hulbert-Williams [More details]
Professor of Behavioural Medicine, University of Chester
Ms Becca Jacobsen [More details]
Medical social worker, Multicare’s Good Samaritan Hospital. Lead Patient Advocate for young adult cancer patient research within Multicare’s Research and Innovation Institute, working directly with Dr .Rebecca Johnson and the Adolescent and Young Adult Oncology Council in Tacoma (AYAOC)
Professor Barbara Jones [More details]
Professor and Associate Dean for Health Affairs Steve Hicks School of Social Work, The University of Texas at Austin
Professor Kevin Oeffinger [More details]
Professor of Medicine, Professor in the Department of Community and Family Medicine, Duke University School of Medicine; Member of the Duke Cancer Institute
A/Professor Pia Riis Olsen [More details]
Clinical Nurse Specialist, Department of Clinical Medicine, Aarhus University
A/Professor Pandora Patterson [More details]
General Manager, Research & Youth Cancer Services, CanTeen Australia. Adjunct Associate Professor, Cancer Nursing Research Unit, Sydney University. Visiting Professor, Faculty of Health & Life Sciences, Coventry University, UK
A/Professor Donald Payne [More details]
Lead Clinician, WA Youth Cancer Service, and Medical Officer, headspace Midland, WA
Lynne Pezzullo [More details]
Lead Partner, Health Economics and Social Policy at Deloitte Access Economics, Managing Partner, Deloitte Canberra
Professor Miles Prince [More details]
Professor/Director of Molecular Oncology and Cancer Immunology at Epworth Healthcare; Professor, Monash University and University of Melbourne; Director, Centre for Blood Cell Therapy, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre
Professor Richard Scolyer [More details]
Co-Medical Director and Consultant Pathologist at Melanoma Institute Australia; Senior Staff Specialist, Tissue Pathology and Diagnostic Oncology, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney; and Clinical Professor, The University of Sydney
Yumiko Shirai [More details]
AYA Survivor, Advocate of “STAND UP”: Japanese peer support organisation
Dr Miyako Takahashi [More details]
Division Chief, Division of Cancer Survivorship Research, Center for Cancer Control and Information Services, National Cancer Center Japan
Professor David Thomas [More details]
Director, The Kinghorn Cancer Centre; Division Head, Cancer; Lab Head, Genomic Cancer Medicine, The Garvan Institute of Medical Research
Heidi Watson [More details]
National Clinical Lead, AYA Cancer Network Aotearoa; Clinical Lecturer in Youth Health, Department of Paediatrics, The University of Auckland
Dr Allison Werner-Lin [More details]
Assistant Professor, School of Social Policy and Practice, University of Pennsylvania; Senior Advisor, National Cancer Institute, Division of Cancer Epidemiology And Genetics.
Kathryn Woodward [More details]