SWTCRC co-Deputy Director, Professor Anna DeFazio, has been awarded the Jeannie Ferris Cancer Australia Recognition Award in recognition of her outstanding contributions to ovarian cancer research. Professor DeFazio is one of Australia’s leading translational ovarian cancer researchers. For over 20 years, Professor DeFazio has devoted her career to progressing outcomes for women with gynaecological cancer and has shown exceptional leadership in ovarian cancer research.

Anna is a Flagship Leader for our Personalised Therapies Program and also leads a Cancer Institute NSW & Cancer Council NSW funded program “INOVATe” which aims to create a personalised treatment pathway for ovarian cancer patients through molecular profiling of their tumours.

Read more about Prof DeFazio and the Jeannie Ferris Cancer Australia Recognition Award.