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.

Some of our members also attend conferences where research topics and clinical trials are discussed. Advice for patients from renowned experts may also be presented.

Click the title of an item for more information.

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|

Prostate Cancer Exercise Study

Deakin University in Burwood is conducting a research study, in collaboration with Alfred Health and Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre. The study is investigating the effects of exercise and nutrition in men with prostate cancer treated with ADT, or hormone therapy. [...]

August 25th, 2017|

How to Improve Men’s Experience in Active Surveillance

Research is being conducted from the University of Adelaide, Griffith University and Edith Cowan University on how to improve men’s experience on active surveillance for men who have been diagnosed with prostate cancer. The study aims to evaluate the experiences [...]

August 25th, 2017|

St Vincent’s Hospital Psycho-social Trial

The Virtual Clinic at St. Vincent's Hospital, Sydney, is currently recruiting for a psycho-social trial. It is of a new online program to help people with advanced cancer who are dealing with depression and/or anxiety. Participants apply for the trial through [...]

May 18th, 2017|
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