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Spotlight: How Tele Trials Are Giving Rural Cancer Patients Access to New Treatments with COSA The MTPConnect Podcast

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What is a tele trial and how do patients get access to these in regional Australia? The podcast team chat to Clinical Oncology Society of Australia (COSA)’s CEO Marie Malica and Professor Sabe Sabesan the Director of the Department of Medical Oncology at the Townsville Cancer Centre, about the impact of a pilot project where clinicians and industry work together to give patients in regional and remote areas access to the latest cancer treatment trials and why this new approach is a game-changer for these patients; which is partially funded under the Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources (DISER)’s Industry Growth Centre Project Fund Program.

What is a tele trial and how do patients get access to these in regional Australia? The podcast team chat to Clinical Oncology Society of Australia (COSA)’s CEO Marie Malica and Professor Sabe Sabesan the Director of the Department of Medical Oncology at the Townsville Cancer Centre, about the impact of a pilot project where clinicians and industry work together to give patients in regional and remote areas access to the latest cancer treatment trials and why this new approach is a game-changer for these patients; which is partially funded under the Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources (DISER)’s Industry Growth Centre Project Fund Program.

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