From time to time we receive requests from research organisations for volunteers who may wish to participate in clinical trials or other studies. These are listed below so that members can read them and follow up if they are interested. Click the title of the item for more information.

Online tool as a treatment decision aid

Study title Navigate: Randomised Control Trial of an online treatment decision aid for men with low-risk prostate cancer and their partners. Lead investigator Prof Penelope Schofield, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre. Summary of project Men recently diagnosed with low risk [...]

September 24th, 2018|

Global cancer survey

A Sydney-based PR agency is the Australian secretariat for the All.Can cancer initiative – a global initiative committed to improving cancer care. As one of Australia’s first projects, they have joined a global survey (which is taking place across 10 [...]

September 24th, 2018|

Health website evaluation

Please find below the details of a study that is currently recruiting participants. Participation in this study is entirely voluntary. Study title Prostate Cancer Health and Fitness Online: The development and pilot testing of an internet physical activity program for [...]

September 19th, 2018|

Prostate cancer patients online study

This is an online study investigating the experiences of prostate cancer patients, under the supervision of Dr. Caroline Pukall in the Sexual Health Research Laboratory (SexLab) at Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada. They are currently recruiting individuals who have been [...]

May 17th, 2018|

TheraP Trial

In case you missed it, an announcement concerning this trial was posted on the PCFA website on January 30: "In July 2017, ANZUP Cancer Trials Group Limited (ANZUP) and Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia (PCFA) launched the first Australian trial [...]

February 2nd, 2018|

PONDER Memory Study

Deakin University is looking for individuals aged 60-85 years to join the PONDER memory study. We are specifically looking for individuals who feel like their memory is getting worse, or is not as good as it used to be. [...]

November 28th, 2017|