Scholarships Recipients

 2018

Crestani Australian College of Nursing Scholarship

Merryn Barclay

Specialist Cancer Nursing Scholarship at the Australian College of Nursing

Nursing Research Award

Jill Donald

Nursing of Cancer Patients at Central Coast Cancer Centre

 

 

 

International Scholarship

Mitchel Gibbons

To be trained in Stereotactic Ablative Body Radiotherapy (SABR) for Liver metastasis

Crestani Research Award

Katie Sadler

Plan of the Day: An adaptive radiotherapy approach to reducing geographic miss rates and toxicities for patients undergoing post prostatectomy radiation therapy.

Crestani Research Award

Georgia McPherson

Evaluating the diametric effects of air-filled tissue expanders during radiotherapy of post-mastectomy breast cancer patients.

University Crestani Research Scholarship

Brooke Horn

The impact of intra-fraction motion for deep - inspiration of breath holds for lung patients

University Crestani Research Scholarship

Connor Hayes

Implementation of 3D printed Bolus on external beam radiotherapy

2017

International Scholarship

Andrew Glenn

Traveled to Europe to investigate Surface Tracking Technology

International Scholarship

Ashley Cullen

Traveled to Europe to investigate Surface Tracking Technology

Crestani Graduate Research Scholarship

Sarah Docherty

Contrast for Gynaecology Patients

Crestani Graduate Research Scholarship

Ben Alcevski

Benefits of FFF Tracking for Brain Treatment

University Crestani Research Scholarship

Katie Sadler

Soft tissue in post prostatectomy side effects

University Crestani Research Scholarship

Jack Bowman

Surface Guided breast radiation therapy

 

 

 


2016

International Scholarship

Ben Zwam

International Scholarship

Raj David

Funded to attend the American Association of Physicists in Medicine conference to deliver a paper on "Automated Quality Assurance on Lineal Accelerator Physics"

Crestani Graduate Research Scholarship

Brooke Wilson

Bones vs Soft Tissue Imaging for Rectal Cancer

2015

International Scholarship

Monica La Mote

To study Stereotactic Therapy into Brain Cancer

Stereotactic therapy is comparavle to surgery without surgical risks, but requires additional training for safe implementation

Crestani Graduate Research Scholarship

Jade Searant

To research Bones vs Soft Tissue in Oesophageal Cancer Radiation

Jade is now the 'Research Manager" in the Faculty of Radiothreapy at Newcastle University

2014

International Scholarship

Rebecca Cone

To study Stereotactic Ablation Body Radiotherapy (SABR) in the treatment of Lung Cancer

Rebecca returned to Australia to train other therapists in SABR other regional hospitals 

Crestani Graduate Research Scholarship

Richard Simpson

Bowel Preparation for Prostare Patients' radiation

2013 

Crestani Graduate Research Scholarship

Gabby Watt

Bladder Scanning Trial

Crestani Graduate Research Scholarship

Hayden Sheehan

Rate of Breast Imaging

2010

Crestani Graduate Research Scholarship

Amie Simms

Research into the effect of Radiation on the Elderly

Crestani Graduate Research Scholarship

Rebecca Cone

Research into the effect of Radiation on the Elderly

2008

Crestani Graduate Research Scholarship

Michael Sikora

Research on Post-operative Prostate Surgery