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.
To see the Information sessions that are available to attend, and to register, visit our Information Sessions page.
On this page you will find information on:
Brain Tumour Forum 2018
Speaker: Dr Terri Armstrong, Senior Investigator (USA) – Be your own best advocate
Speaker: Dr Po-ling Inglis, Medical Oncologist – Update on glioma trials
Speaker: Dr Carolina Sandler and Molly Shevill, Accredited Exercise Physiologists – Exercise as medicine
Speaker: Lee Cubis, Clinical Psychology Registrar – Managing cognitive effects and enhancing psychological wellbeing
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