Community Resources

Cancer Council Queensland provides support and information programs to Queenslanders impacted by cancer. To support access to this information online videos are provided.

Watch the videos to learn more about a range of cancers, treatment options and ways to cope with cancer. As part of these sessions you will hear expert knowledge from health professionals and researchers, as well as hear from people sharing their stories.

These videos should not be used as a substitute for medical, legal or financial advice. To read Cancer Council Queensland’s full health disclaimer, please click here.

Head and Neck Cancer Forum 2018

Speaker: Rene Kloeti, Survivor of head and neck cancer – My personal experience

Read the transcript of Rene’s presentation

Speaker: A/Prof Martin D. Batstone, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon, Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital – Role of human papilloma virus (HPV) in head and neck cancer

Read the transcript of Prof Batstone’s presentation

Speaker: Dr Megan Carroll, Radiation Oncology Registrar, Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital – Managing long-term effects of head and neck treatment

Read the transcript of Dr Carroll’s presentation

Speaker: Lucy Bailey, Nurse Counsellor, Cancer Council Queensland – Psychosocial challenges and coping strategies

Read the transcript of Lucy Bailey’s presentation

Panel discussion – A/Prof Martin Batstone, Dr Megan Carroll, Lucy Bailey, Rene Kloeti and Ursula Kloeti

Read the transcript of the panel discussion

 

Research, Hope & Understanding Ovarian Cancer Forum June 2018

A collaboration between Cancer Council Queensland and Ovarian Cancer Australia

Speaker: Kristen Larsen, Cancer Survivor – cancer survivor experience with ovarian cancer

Speaker: Dr Keely Gordon-King, Clinical Psychologist – Psycho-social impact of Ovarian Cancer

Speaker: Dr Camron Ebzery, Genetic Counsellor – Genetic Testing for Women with Ovarian Cancer

Speaker: Dr Kathryn Middleton, Medical Oncologist – Research & Clinical trials


Living with Head and Neck Cancer Forum 2017

Speaker: Larry Doherty, Community Support Volunteer – Reflection: My Personal Experience

Speaker: Dr Graeme Dickie, Director of Radiation Oncology – Long Term and Late Effects of Head and Neck Cancer

Speaker: Katie Benton, Surgical Dietitian – What do I eat?

Speakers: Jaala Hides & Jocelyn Foo, Physiotherapists – The Benefit of Physiotherapy


Living with head and neck cancer Forum July 2016

Speaker: Gary Power, head and neck cancer survivor – Reflection, what does it mean?

Speaker: Lucy Bailey, Nurse Counsellor, Cancer Council Queensland – Coping with head and neck cancer

Speaker: Deborah Buick, Principal Dentist – Life long dental care


3rd National Brain Tumour Alliance Australia (BTAA) Patient Advocate Network Summit 2015

Speaker: Professor Martin van der Bent, Neuro-oncologist – What is new in the treatment of primary brain tumours

Speakers: Tamara Onsworth, Clincial Neuropsychologist; Danette Langbecker, Research Fellow; Karen Prain, Brainchild Foundation; Kate Brennan, Occupational Therapist – Question & Answer Panel